CAPF canteens to sell only indigenous products, says Home Minister
Home Ministry has decided that all the Central Armed Police Forces, CAPF canteens will now sell only indigenous products.
In a series of tweets, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said, this will be applicable to all CAPF canteens across the country from 1st June 2020 and the total purchase value would be around 2800 crore rupees . He said, 50 lakh families of about 10 lakh CAPF personnel will use indigenous products.
Mr Shah also appealed to all citizens to use the indigenous products and make the country self reliant. He said, this is not the time to be lagging behind, but to turn the crisis into an opportunity.