Amma canteens to be rebranded as Anna canteens in Tamil Nadu?

The Amma canteens, began by Jayalalithaa when she was Chief minister in 2013, have grown to 407 in quantity at current.

The brand new DMK authorities underneath MK Stalin will most certainly rename the Amma canteens based by former Chief minister J Jayalalithaa as Anna canteens.

The Amma canteens, began by Jayalalithaa when she was Chief minister in 2013, have grown to 407 in quantity at current. Completely funded by the Higher Chennai Company, the Amma canteens are offering Idlis at Re 1, a plate of rice and dal at Rs Three and a plate of Chapati and dal at Rs 3.

On Tuesday, DMK cadres had vandalized a canteen at Mogappair and sparked tensions between the DMK and AIADMK supporters.

The brand new authorities is all set to rename the canteens within the identify of the social gathering founder and former Chief Minister CN Annadurai. The Amma canteens have been offering solace to the poor and the needy and have been thought-about as among the best social initiatives of the AIADMK authorities in Chennai company.

The DMK in its election manifesto had promised to open 500 canteens within the identify of “Kalaignar” throughout the state to offer meals for the needy and underprivileged at backed charges.

DMK chief Duraimurugan whereas talking to IANS stated, “The DMK has promised to open canteens to offer high quality meals at low charges throughout the state and we will likely be implementing that as a primary measure instantly after the federal government assumes workplace.”

DMK spokesperson and Rajya Sabha MP, TKS Elangovan confirmed the identify  change to ToI.

The DMK authorities can be bent on opening free consuming water kiosks throughout Chennai and in all metro cities to start out with. This will likely be completely supported by the involved municipal companies who in flip can increase funds by the CSR platforms.

Political events in Tamil Nadu are used to offer a number of welfare schemes and freebies to the folks and the names are modified in accordance with the political social gathering in energy on the time.

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