December 05, 2013 11:36 am
Four crore of 5.77 crore APL beneficiaries will be part of the Food Security Scheme.
October 25, 2013 3:35 am
Post-Diwali,ration cards will be replaced with barcoded smart cards with photographs as part of the public distribution system.
March 14, 2014 12:12 pm
Purti PRO Nitin Kulkarni confirmed Pawar and other NCP leaders consent to attend the programme.
October 05, 2013 12:19 am
Sub-committee to decide on guidelines for selecting the 4.7 cr beneficiaries from rural areas and 2.3 cr from urban areas
September 23, 2013 1:55 am
Food security programme in Pune and other parts of the state is likely to be implemented from December with Food and Civil Supplies Minister Anil Deshmukh and District Collectors showing interest in going ahead with the scheme.
September 21, 2013 1:24 am
After a drive carried out last year exposed 2.8 lakh bogus ration cards,Food and Civil Supplies Minister Anil Deshmukh on Friday announced a special drive to weed out more such cards
September 21, 2013 1:18 am
Keen to roll out flagship initiatives,CM directs officials to speed up implementation
April 08, 2014 4:21 pm
Strength of 300 inadequate to effectively roll out scheme
April 08, 2014 4:46 pm
'Act to bring down number of beneficiaries availing food subsidies in state by 1.25 crore as govt plans to integrate all food schemes'
April 09, 2014 2:39 pm
The state government on Tuesday said that about 62 per cent of state's total population would benefit from the National Food Security Bill to be implemented from December.