First phase of national PDS portability scheme to be rolled out in Jan 2020
A ministerial committee had suggested that the civil supplies department should negotiate with rice millers regarding the charges/incentives to be paid towards improving quality.
Ration shop dealers reportedly force customers to buy commodities such as oil, pulses and soaps which are not part of the essentials supplied by the Civil Supplies Department.
Vigilance and Enforcement Department Regional Officer P Joshua formed five teams and personally monitored the raids.
It may be noted that with this trial run, Telangana will become the first State in the country to use blockchain technology in the PDS scheme.
PDS rice was being packaged and sold in the market, officials say
The chief minister also promised that the problems relating to turmeric and chilli crops too would be resolved.
Governor Anusuiya Uikey has praised the Bhupesh Baghel on the government’s policy in the education sector under his leadership has brought a change in the life of the people living in the tribal belts
UIDAI said it has taken a serious note of some of the reported cases where want of Aadhaar had resulted in the denial of essential services like hospitalisation or medical help.
After Aadhaar privacy concerns, now identity, address, phone number of Tamil Nadu ration card holders freely available on PDS website
The address and ration card number of Tamil Nadu residents can be found on the state’s Public Distribution System’s website.
The daughter of the deceased 62-year-old man said he died of hunger as the family had gone entirely without foodgrain for two weeks, a day after Jharkhand CM thrashed reports of two deaths last week.