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MK Stalin launches Pongal gift distribution scheme in Tamil Nadu
short by Saurabh Pandey / on Tuesday, 10 January, 2023
Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu MK Stalin launched distribution of Pongal gift hampers containing ₹1,000 cash to 2.19 crore rice cardholders and residents of Sri Lankan Tamil Rehabilitation camps. Besides the cash, the gift pack also comprises raw rice and sugar, a full piece of sugarcane, 'dhothi' and a 'saree'. The government has allotted ₹2,429 crore for Pongal gifts.
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