Tue, Oct 27, 2015, 07:17 AM
Civil Supplies Minister Etela Rajender said that the TRS government would distribute red gram for white ration card holders at Rs 50 per kg. He said that the Telangana government has decided to distribute 15,000 metric tonnes of red gram at a subsidised cost even though a kilo red gram is available at Rs 200 in open market. He said that they are taking measures to prevent black-marketing of red gram. He asked vigilance committees to conduct raids on those, who are purchasing red gram being supplied to ration shops and hoarding it.