Krishnagiri: Collector Santhosh Babu launched the distribution of ration rice at Rs.2 a kg in Krishnagiri on Saturday.
He inaugurated the distribution at a fair price shop on Gandhi Road here.
Instructions to salesmen
He instructed salesmen at the fair price shop to ensure that the rice was of the correct weight and there was no wastage during distribution.
The Collector also inspected the distribution on Salem Road and Kaveripattinam.
He asked the public to bring to his notice on any complaints in the distribution of rice in fair price shops. Revenue Divisional Officer Maheshwari and District Supply Officer, S. Natarajan accompanied.