26 March 2020 – Provided free food packages to poor people

Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The Government of India will provide poor people with monthly food packages for the next three months.

The packages will contain 5 kg wheat or rice and 1 kg of preferred pulses.
Full details here: https://pib.gov.in/PressReleseDetail.aspx?PRID=1608345