Due to coronavirus lockdown people are not going out and poor people’s income sources have closed down. Considering this situation, The government of Andhra Pradesh has already provided free ration for those people below the poverty line.
However, The AP government also said we will give 1000 rupees to each ration card. While retaining that word, it released a total of Rs 1300 crores. The Government is taking measures to distribute these funds through the Panchayati Raj Department. Also, For the prevention and spreading of the corona the YS Jagan government has released another 120 crores.
The state has issued these Rs 120 crore to the state disaster management department. Disease severity, control and surveillance programs have been issued to utilize them. The Jagan government is planning to use every penny to control the corona. Also, They are ready to provide more funds if needed to prevent corona.