Jalpaiguri: State food minister Jyotipriyo Mallick inaugurated a ration shop at Karala Valley Tea Estate on Tuesday.
The area comes under the outskirts of Jalpaiguri. The Shop will be run by the self-help-group of that locality.
“About 126 ration shops have been built for tea estates in north Bengal, while the rest is in progress. Online rationing system would be introduced across the state from April 1,” he said.