Health department of Odisha turns down appeal for BSKY inclusion
The Health department has clarified that the benefits given to beneficiaries under the health assurance scheme has been generalised and no specialisation has been earmarked for any category.
Free rice should reach actual beneficiaries: Pradhan urges Odisha govt
In comparison, the state government will spend Rs 185 crore for people covered under the state food security scheme, he added.
Gehlot welcomes SC's observation on National Food Security Act
He said the Rajasthan government has been demanding that the Centre expand the scope of the NFSA on the basis of the current population.
Tamil Nadu: 2.5 lakh people with AAY cards found ineligible
Govt downgrades them to NPHH category and replaces them with eligible families
Dinakar demands CBI probe into rice exports
The Civil Supplies Corporation has already borrowed Rs 31,000 crore for the purpose, he explained.
UP govt decides to do away with free distribution of ration through PDS
In UP, the total beneficiary units of family ration card holders are 14.97 crore and units of Antyodaya card holders are 1.31 crore.
AP stood third in implementation of National Food Security Act: Centre
She further said Odisha and Uttar Pradesh bagged the first two places and the rank was decided based on the functioning of the civil supplies system in the States and Union Territories.
Migrants and farmers play vital role in nation building, can't ignore them: SC
The bench said no citizen in the country should die of hunger.
NFSA-2022 rankings: Odisha tops country in ensuring food security
Official sources said that since implementation of NFSA in the State in 2015, Odisha has followed it up with a robust end-to-end computerization of TPDS operations.
Andhra Pradesh ranks third in implementing National Food Security Act among general category states
Union Minister Piyush Goyal explained that under the Act the Centre provided highly subsidised food grains to approximately 80 crore people - five kilogram to a person every month at Rs 1-3 per kg.
Telangana at 14th spot in Food Security Act implementation
Telangana has been placed at 14th spot in the National Food Security Act implementation rankings in the comprehensive country-level index with 0.743 index score.
Odisha claims pending food subsidy bill against non-submission of UCs
26 districts have not submitted utilisation certificates for the last four financial years
Congress observes day-long 'Satyagraha' across country against Rahul's disqualification
India's highways infrastructure to match US by 2024, claims Gadkari
Popular Malayalam actor Innocent continues to be critical, on ECMO support
World's 'first robot lawyer' sued by US-based law firm for operating without degree
India summons high commissioner of Canada over actions of separatist elements
Pro-Khalistani supporters abuse Indian journalist in Washington D.C.