Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today assured that if voted to power, BJP Government would provide food articles like 5 kg rice, 500 gms dal and salt at Re 1.
Addressing an election rally at Choudwar for party Cutatc-Choudwar candidate Nayan Mohanty, Pradhan said, “If voted to power in Odisha, BJP will provide food articles at Re 1. Poor people can avail 5 kg rice, 500 gms dal and salt at re 1 only.”
He said that nearly 3.26 crore beneficiaries under National Food Security Scheme will be benefited in the State.
Voting in Odisha is being held in four phases. While the first phase has already been completed on April 11, polling will be held on April 18, 23 and 29 in the State. BJP has fielded candidates in all the 147 Assembly and 21 Lok Sabha segments.