The officials in Khammam district are a worried lot these days since they are faced with the daunting task of verifying the 9.5 lakh applications received so far seeking food security cards, pensions and certificates under FAST.
All district collectors have been directed to verify the applications by going to the each and every house. It is a challenge for the officials to knock the doors of so many household for verification. The official has been trained to do so on October 21.
The officials are planning to take up pension applications first. From October 22 to 30 the teams would visit houses of applicants.