Sonia Gandhi wrote a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday and gave two suggestions amidst the ongoing coronavirus crisis in the country. Talking about “food insecurity” in the nation, Sonia said that no one should face hunger.
“I welcome your decision to provide 5 kg of grain / person free in addition to eligibility under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) from April-June, 2020. However, the adverse effects of the lockdown and its prolonged impact Looking. People’s livelihood, I write to you to consider some suggestions.
Sonia said that provision of 10 kg grains / person to NFSA beneficiaries should be extended by September 2020 for an additional period of 3 months. “In view of the chronic economic crisis faced by these beneficiaries, the right to food can be provided free of charge.