CM Jagan flags off 2,500 MDU vehicles for 'rice at doorsteps' scheme
VIJAYAWADA: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday flagged off a fleet of 2,500 mobile dispensing units (MDU vans) to deliver ration with better-quality, 'sortexed swarna' variety medium-slender rice from the public distribution system at people's doorsteps from February 1.
These MDUs meant for Krishna, Guntur and West Godavari districts will ferry quality rice and essential commodities right at the homes of all ration cardholders. The scheme would be extended to other districts in stages after ensuring availability of more vehicles.
The CM saw off the vehicles at Benz Circle in the heart of the city.