Priced similar to the PDS grains at Rs 20 per kg, rice bags under the brand name of Shree Om from an anonymous manufacturer are flooding some markets of the district.
In a letter dated June 22 written to the Delhi government, the Union Food Ministry pointed out several challenges and concerns in the proposed home delivery scheme.
A division bench has issued a notice to the Chhattisgarh State Civil Supplies Corporation to respond after staying the tender process.
A PDS dealer of Paramhansa village near Kandarpur succumbed to the disease a week back.
The Congress plans to launch a postcard campaign against the state government’s decision to cut the quantity of foodgrains under the public distribution system, from 5kg to 2kg.
Katti later withdrew his statement, tendered an apology and said he never wanted anyone to die and that everyone should prosper.
PDS shops in Chhattisgarh forced to close down, foodgrain supply to 6.7 million beneficiaries disrupted
Officials say that the PDS shops will not be allowed to open till the Covid situation improves in the state.
The highest incidence of exclusion in schemes was due to the way they were processed, the analysis showed.
Govt lacks transparent process to port names of migrated individuals
According to Civil Supplies Commissioner Kona Sasidhar, a total 2,067 MDUs were sanctioned in the urban areas and each vehicle will start dispensing ration from 8 am.
As fair price shops refuse foodgrains, beneficiaries throng MeeSeva centres in Telangana to link aadhaar
The link between Aadhaar and mobile number is mandatory under the One Nation One Ration Card plan which the state government implemented recently.
NCPCR has written to the Director General of the Economic Offence Wing of MP to register a case following the detection of over Rs 4.26 crore worth financial irregularities/discrepancies in THR.
The Chief Minister flagged off the PDS vehicles, which are named Mobile Dispensing Units (MDUs) of the civil supplies department.
After coming to power, the Chief Minister has taken the initiative to provide quality rice at the doorstep of the ration card holders.
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.