'Rs. Five a meal scheme will be implemented at 42 locations from July 1', says Mayor
June 17, 2014 - Hyderabad
Mayor Mohd.Majid Hussain said that the Rs. Five a meal scheme will be implemented at 42 locations from July 1.The Mayor along with the GHMC commissioner Somesh Kumar visited Nampally Sasrai one of the eight centres where the scheme is being implemented on Monday had lunch with the poor. He claimed that only Rs 11 crore was being spent on the scheme from the GHMC's budget of Rs 4,599 crore and 15,000 people were benefiting round the year.
Rs.one breakfast scheme likely:
The mayor also announced Rs-one breakfast would also be taken up in the coming months. A team of officials were working out the scheme to provide two to three different items i.e., Idly, wada and upma etc for breakfast.