Delhi Government Announced Food Security Scheme

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Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit formally announcing Food Security... News PhotoDelhi,Food,Government Minister,Horizontal,India,New,New Delhi,Politics,Security,Sheila DikshitPhotographer Collection: Hindustan Times 2013 Hindustan TimesNEW DELHI, INDIA - JULY 26: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit formally announcing Food Security Scheme on July 26, 2013 in New Delhi, India. Food Security Scheme would benefit 5.10 lakh poor families in its first phase of implementation. The beneficiaries will get wheat at Rs.2 per kg, rice at Rs.3 per kg and coarse grain at Re 1 per kg. The scheme will be launched on August 20 and people will start getting entitled food grains from September 1. The scheme is considered a game-changer for the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance-II. (Photo by Virendra Singh Gosain/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)