Jayalalithaa adds flavour to low-cost food plan, launches Amma Salt

Written by Press Trust of India | Chennai | Updated: Jun 11 2014, 06:09am hrs
After low-cost canteens and drinking water, the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu is launching "Amma Salt" on Wednesday.

Chief minister Jayalalithaa will inaugurate the sale of the "Amma Salt", a product of Tamil Nadu Salt Corporation (TNSC) under the State Industries Department, according to an advertisement released by the government on Tuesday.

The salt would be available in three varieities double fortified, refined free flow iodised and low sodium, they said. However, the details related to pricing is not known. The government had launched "Amma Canteen" offering tiffin and lunch at low cost and "Amma Water," packaged drinking water at Rs 10 per one litre bottle.