Mus­tard oil to be given in­stead of dal un­der PDS

Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - - HTPUNJAB&HARYANA -

CHANDI­GARH : With a record pro­cure­ment of mus­tard seeds pro­cure­ment this year, the Haryana gov­ern­ment has de­cided to give two-litre mus­tard oil in place of ‘dal’ un­der pub­lic dis­tri­bu­tion sys­tem (PDS) in the state, min­is­ter of state for wel­fare of sched­uled castes and back­ward classes Krishan Ku­mar Bedi said. The extracted oil would be dis­trib­uted un­der PDS at ₹20 a litre.

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