Govt extends free ration scheme till December 2022

The Central Cabinet has decided to extend the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana (PM-GKAY), the government’s free ration scheme, for the next three months till December 2022, Union Minister Anurag Thakur announced on Wednesday. Under the scheme, free food grains at 5 kg per person per month are provided to all the beneficiaries of NFSA.