The bench also asked the Centre to collect and collate information from drought-hit states on the status of welfare
schemes like MGNREGA, National Food Security and mid-day meal.
The PDP-BJP coalition government has decided to extend the National Food Security Act, 2013 to Jammu and Kashmir from February 1, 2016
The deadline for ratifying the World Trade Organization trade facilitation agreement (TFA) is July 31.
Even Muslim beneficiaries of that scheme are weighing their options as they seek to identify who is best placed to defeat the BJP candidates.
Padmanabhan said the current law on food security “in no way” guarantees security to all and the CPM demands a new law based on a universal Public Distribution System.
The plan size-expenditure on development works was fixed at Rs 49,000 crore.
The very models that argue against food security can be used to argue for it.
Hazare had sent a letter to PM expressing his displeasure at the failure of passing Lokpal Bill.
They were protesting delay in food security bill implementation.
They were protesting to press for speedy implementation of food security scheme.
The state has not been able to progress because of BJP’s wrong policies,Sonia said.
Rahul described the anger he had felt after the killing of his grandmother and father.
Claims riots could have been averted if the Bill was in place.
The other panelists included Smriti Irani of BJP,Jay Panda of BJD and Vivek Gupta of Trinamool Congress.
The Congress had planned four Thanksgiving rallies with an aim to express gratitude to the UPA government passing the food security bill.