Free ration

Free ration distributed to 2.67 cr migrants per month in May, June: Govt

Under the scheme, 5 kg foodgrains per person and 1 kg pulses per household was to be distributed for free to 8 crore migrants who neither have a central or state ration card.

published on : 15th September 2020

Bengal village starves as ration cards mortgaged with money lenders

The poor labourers deposit their ration cards as guarantee for borrowing money to bear treatment expenditure or conduct weddings.

published on : 9th April 2020