Telangana government rushes 100 metric tonnes food to Kerala

Vastavam web: The Telangana government has dispatched 100 metric tonnes of nutritious food for children in flood-hit Kerala. According to officials, the food known as ‘Balamrutham’ is worth Rs 52.5 lakh. The food was airlifted by two Defence aircraft (C17 Globemaster) from Begumpet Airport. The food is expected to provide supplementary nutrition to about 50,000 children for 10 days, said the officials. The Chief Minister has directed officials to provide all necessary help to Kerala in the relief operations.