60 'Anna' canteens launched in Andhra Pradesh, meals priced at ₹5
Andhra Pradesh government has launched 60 'Anna canteens' in the state yesterday.
Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu inaugurated a canteen in Vijayawada to mark the launch of the canteens in Andhra Pradesh.
The canteens have been opened in around 25 municipalities across the state in the first phase and more will be opened after a while as the target is of opening 203 'Anna Canteens'.
The canteens offer meals at subsidized prices. The canteens would serve breakfast, lunch and dinner at the low price of just ₹5.
The food menu will include idli, upma, rice, and sambar.
As per reports, the 'Anna' canteens are equipped with have WiFi connectivity, facial recognition system, electronic token system and CCTV cameras.