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CAG flays Gujarat govt for discontinuing 'cost-effective' fortified wheat flour project

CAG also found "improper implementation" of the Annam Brahmam Yojana that was launched by the state govt in 2009.

Smart card for assured food,promised and then held up

The scheme carries the promise of 5 kg foodgrains every month at Re 1 to Rs 3 per kg.


At an extra Rs 20,000 cr burden,India set to get foodgrain at Rs 1 per kg

Two-thirds of the country's population will receive subsidised food as per bill.

Centre noncommittal on SC fiat on free foodgrain supply

The Centre refrained from committing itself on the issue of providing free foodgrain to the poor.

After Sonia push,kickstart today for Food Security Act

Unable to identify the actual number of BPL families but facing growing pressure from Congress president Sonia Gandhi to put in place a National Food Security Act (NFSA) at the earliest....

To check prices,govt to raise PDS rice,wheat by 10 kg

In an attempt to douse the rising prices of rice and wheat,the UPA government on Wednesday decided to provide an extra 10 kg of rice and wheat to all beneficiaries of the targeted public distribution system....


State to roll back order on flour entitlement under Central scheme

The state government has decided to roll back its order to deduct 2.3 kgs from the entitlement of 19 kgs of wheat flour to the poorest of the poor under the Antyodaya Anna Yojana (AAY).