Subsidized rice scheme launched in Telangana state. The Deputy chief minister Mahmood Ali has promised about the implementation of fine rice scheme at the cost of 1 Re. Speaking to the media after the launching of the scheme deputy CM said that the implementation of the scheme is keep an eye on by the official task force headed by civil supplies minister Etala Rajender.
And black marketing of this fine rice which is meant for people of the state will not be allowed and preventive steps were taken to store it. Ali said six kilograms of rice per person is supplied at 1 Rupee and there would be no mediators. And it was launched by home minister Nayani Narasimha Reddy, Commercial taxes minister Talasani Sriniva Yadav and excise minister T. Padma Rao at different places in the city.