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80 Cr Poor To Get Free Food Grains Till November End:- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation today after the coronavirus is having a huge impact all over. Narendra Modi said that the PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana which is aimed to provide free ration for the poor has been extended till the end of November. This would help 80 crore poor people in the country in this coronavirus pandemic time. All the poor will get 5 kg of free ration along with 1 kg dal per month. Narendra Modi said that there are several festivals in this season and the PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana scheme is extended till Diwali. Narendra Modi said that coronavirus season is still not over and he asked the people to be extra cautious. Modi said that this is the season of cough, fever and cold.
"When compared to other countries, India is in a stable state and is battling well with coronavirus. Timely decisions and lockdown played a crucial role in bringing things to a good control. In the last three months, 31 thousand crore rupees have been deposited directly into Jan Dhan accounts of 20 crore poor families. Rs 18,000 crores are deposited in the bank accounts of almost nine crore farmers. We are planning to bring 'One Nation, One Ration Card'. This will benefit the poor wherever they stay in the country. We will be spending Rs 90,000 crores for the expansion of PM Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana till November end" said Narendra Modi.