Each individual to be given 4kg wheat and 1 kg rice, and Corona Relief kit per family: CM Arvind Kejriwal


  • Delhi Cabinet approves ration for the month of May to 38 lakh non-PDS e-coupon beneficiaries

New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal chaired the first Cabinet meeting after the opening of government offices, as part of new lockdown guidelines effective from May 3, 2020. In one of the major decisions taken, Delhi Cabinet has approved ration for the month of May 2020 for non-PDS cardholders.
The Delhi Cabinet has approved ration for the month of May to 38 lakh non-PDS cardholders – who registered for ration e-coupons through an online process. Each individual will be given 4kg wheat and 1 kg rice, and every family will receive the Corona Relief kit that is being given to PDS cardholders. The Corona relief kit consists of
1 litre of refined oil,
1kg Chhole chana,
1kg sugar, 1kg salt,
200gm Haldi powder,
200gm Dhania powder,
200gms chili powder and
2 bars of soap.

The Government of NCT of Delhi is committed to ensuring that no one goes hungry, in the Corona lockdown period.