Rice distribution proved key to Raman Singh`s success

Distribution of rice at subsidised price to poor families in Chhattisgarh seems to have done the trick for Raman Singh, the `Chaur wale baba` (rice man).

Subsidised rice to APL families in Uttarakhand

The Uttarakhand government on Thursday said above poverty line families would also get 10 kg rice every month at subsidised rates.

AP’s Re 1/kg rice scheme to take off from Nov 1

Andhra Pradesh will
launch an ambitious scheme for the sale of rice to the poorest
of the poor at Re 1 per kg on the state`s Foundation Day.