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UP govt allocates Rs 20 crores for blanket distribution, bonfires during winter for poor

UP govt allocates Rs 20 crores for blanket distribution, bonfires during winter for poor

Lucknow, Nov 20 (UNI) To ensure proper arrangements for the poor, destitute, and homeless in the cold wave and inclement weather conditions sweeping the state for the past few days, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Saturday, announced a relief fund of around Rs 20 crores.

Under the relief measures ordered by the government, night shelters are being established across the state. The government has allocated the fund of Rs 20 crores to light up bonfires and distribute free blankets to the poor and needy. In pursuance of the instructions of the Chief Minister, relief measures against cold weather are being rolled out in all the districts.

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