ration shops

Now, mobile ration shops to reach tribal hamlets

The civil supplies department will launch mobile ration shops for the benefit of tribal population living in remote hamlets.

published on : 17th April 2022

Efforts on to provide rice in packets at ration shops: Tamil Nadu minister R Sakkarapani

He further assured that measures will be taken to address the issue of cardholders not being able to get essentials due to technical glitches while registering their fingerprints.

published on : 9th April 2022

Done with it! Coimbatore PDS workers to return slow 2G POS units to district adminstration

Supervisors of ration shops announced that they would be handing over the 2G-enabled point-of-sale  machine to the district administration on Feb 28 as they do not recognise fingerprints.

published on : 26th February 2022

Union government proposes sale of small LPG cylinders, offering financial services via ration shops

Representatives from oil marketing companies like IOCL and BPCL appreciated the proposal for retail selling of small LPG cylinders through fair price shops, also called ration shops.

published on : 27th October 2021

Ration dealers to go on strike from today

Association president M Venkateswara Rao said officials were implementing anti-dealer policies.

published on : 26th October 2021

SC order flouted, Delhi government yet to provide foodgrains for those sans ration cards: NGO

The NGO wrote a letter to CM Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday asking him to provide foodgrains on a monthly basis to people who did not possess ration cards.

published on : 21st October 2021

Ration shop owners in Delhi to get weekly off 

The move follows Delhi High Court's directions to allow such ration distribution shop owners to take an off once a week.

published on : 20th October 2021

Palm jaggery to be sold through select ration shops in Tamil Nadu

During the budget session, Agriculture minister MRK Panneerselvam had announced that palm jaggery would be sold through ration shops.

published on : 2nd October 2021