Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Mr.Piyush Goyal, on Tuesday 6/2/2024 launched the sale of ‘Bharath’ brand rice at MRP of Rs.29 per kg in 5 and 10kg packs by flagging 100 mobile vans through which the rice will be made available to a wider segment of consumers in the national capital. ‘ Bharath’ rice will be available at all physical and mobile outlets of Kendriya Bhandar, National Agricultural Co-operative Market-
ing Federation of India (NAFED) and National Co-operative Consumers Federation (NCCF) from 6/2/2024 and will be expanded to other retail outlets and e-commerce platforms soon according to the news sources. ‘Bharath’ Atta and ‘Bharat’ chana dal is also being sold by these 3 agencies and some other retail networks and e-commerce platforms.