Cabinet okays revision in Mid Day Meal budget
Updated : February 19, 2019 11:01 PM IST
This would be in addition to the subsidy of about Rs 8,000 crore borne by Department of Food & Public Distribution, the government said.
The revision has been done to account for the inflation observed in the cost of cooking, transportation, kitchen devises and repair work.
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