Tripura govt. to serve free cooked food to poor amidst lockdown
By Our Correspondent, 25/03/2020, Agartala

In yet another worthy measure to aid the poor section people of this state amidst the 21 days Lockdown throughout the State the Tripura Government has decided to distribute cooked food items among the homeless, labourers, rickshaw pullers and daily wagers.

A circular has been issued from the Office of the Directorate of the state Urban Development Department today. stating that the distribution of the food packets will be initiated with immediate effect in compliance with lockdown rules.

Foods are to be cooked centrally at different parts of the State. The food packets will be served two times every day using four dedicated vehicles.m The members of women Self Help Group are to be inducted in cooking & packing of foods maintaining hygienity and social distancing during preparing and distributions of foods.