Ration card holders made to pay ration shop rent!

Uliyaalam Ration kadai
Uliyaalam Ration kadai

While the word ‘Ration’ stands for giving subsidized provisional material to poor and needy families who live in poverty, a ration shop in Uliyaalam near Hosur collects rent for the shop @ Rs 300 per card per annum.

A ration shop in Uliyaalam is said to be functioning in a rented building and the rent is Rs 3000 per month.

The rent is being collected from ration card holders who avail subsidized material from the shop.

District administration keeps silent in this matter and allow the needy to be harassed and money extracted from them.