As per the instructions of State Government and under the guidance of Bastar Collector Dr Ayyaz Tamboli, essential commodities such as lentils, rice, vegetables etc are being distributed to poor people and disable people in the rural areas of district, by Sarpanchs, Deputy Sarpanchs, and Secretaries, employment assistants and mitanins of respective Gram Panchayats.

During the distribution of food grains, proper physical distance is being maintained. This noble service is being provided in Maandhar, Badaji, Matnar, Suachonda, Dhondarpal, Nenhamar and other gram panchayats of the district.