CAPF canteens to sell only desi products


Tribune Information Service
New Delhi, Might 13
Taking cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s deal with to the nation yesterday, Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah at present introduced that from June 1 all Central Armed Police Drive (CAPF) canteens and shops would promote solely indigenously produced merchandise.

It's best to use the merchandise made within the nation as a lot as doable and encourage others to do the identical. This isn't the time to be lagging behind, however to show the disaster into a chance — Amit Shah, Dwelling minister
These canteens and shops cater to the wants of 50 lakh members of the family of about 10 lakh personnel of CRPF, BSF, ITBP, SSB, CISF, Assam Rifles and NSG. These canteens collectively promote merchandise value about Rs 2,800 crore yearly, in response to an MHA official.
Saying this in a sequence of tweets, whereas giving a name for “Ek Sankalp, Ek Lakshya – Atma Nirbhar Bharat”, Shah stated the choice had been taken by the Ministry of Dwelling Affairs (MHA) after the PM’s attraction for opting native merchandise.

“The Ministry of Dwelling Affairs has determined that every one CAPF canteens will now promote solely indigenous merchandise. This can be relevant to all CAPF canteens throughout the nation from 1 June. With this, 50 lakh members of the family of about 10 lakh CAPF personnel will use indigenous merchandise,” the Minister stated.

The Dwelling Minister additionally appealed to the countrymen and stated, “It's best to use the merchandise made within the nation as a lot as doable and encourage others to do the identical. This isn't the time to be lagging behind, however to show the disaster into a chance.”
Previous Post Next Post