Updated By: LatestGKGS Desk
This initiative for the security of food in the country will be applicable to all states and union territories.
The government will also keep a check on Public Distribution System (PDS) of food grains to check the leakages and diversions.
National Food Security Coverage Act focuses on providing nutritional support to women and children especially pregnant women with a benefit of at least Rs.6000.
Children up to 14 years of age will be provided nutritional meals as per prescribed nutritional standards.
Odisha government Food Security Scheme for People devoi...
About Odisha's food security scheme for NFSA left out benefi...