If you also have a Ration Card, then you will be given Rs 4,000 cash from the state government. The Government of Tamil Nadu has announced to give cash. In fact, MK Stalin, after taking over as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, has signed an order to give Rs 4,000 as corona relief to each family of Ration-Card holder. Out of which the first installment of Rs 2,000 will be given in May.
Crores of ration cardholders will get the benefit
From this announcement of the state government, 2.7 crore ration cardholders will benefit. Apart from this, CM Stalin also announced that the state government will bear the cost of corona-related treatment of all state government insurance cardholders in private hospitals.
Last year, the government was giving 2500 rupees
The Tamil Nadu government had announced to distribute Rs 2500 cash in December last year in the joy of the Pongal festival. Please tell that Chief Minister Palaniswami had announced to give Rs 2500 cash to all card holders for taking rice. Apart from this, one kg of rice, sugar and one cane were also given free of cost.
Let us tell you that in 2014, the AIADMK government started giving 100 rupees for the people of the state with 1 kg of rice and 1 kg of sugar. In 2018, this amount was increased to Rs 1000, after which Chief Minister Palaniswami had increased it to Rs 2,500. Now MK Stalin has announced to give Rs 4,000 as corona relief to each family after taking over as Chief Minister.