Prime Minister Narendra Modi will interact with beneficiaries of Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana in Gujarat on August 3. The event will be held at 12:30 PM via video conferencing.
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani and Deputy CM Nitin Patel will also be present on the occasion.
A public participation programme is being launched in the state to create further awareness about the scheme.
Know about Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY)
PMGKAY is a food security welfare scheme that was envisaged by the Prime Minister to provide assistance and help mitigate the economic impact of Covid-19. Under PMGKAY, 5 Kg/person additional food grain is given to all beneficiaries covered under National Food Security Act.