August 28, 2021 10:41 pm
The development comes after the Supreme Court, on June 29, directed all states and Union Territories to implement the ONORC system which allows for inter- and intra-state portability, by July 31.
August 04, 2021 12:14 pm
A senior West Bengal government official said, “We have a huge number of migrant workers. Now, the state government realises that if the ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme is not implemented then migrant workers will be deprived. So, we decided to implement it.”
July 24, 2021 11:31 am
According to official records, till 10 am on Saturday, there were 1,261 transactions under ONORC, including 674 by holders of ration cards registered in Bihar, and 543 in Uttar Pradesh.
July 20, 2021 10:30 am
The SC order paves the way for migrants living in Delhi, with ration cards registered in other states, to lift their monthly share of rice, wheat and sugar from any of the 2,000 odd ration shops located across the city.
July 17, 2021 11:39 am
The Supreme Court has fixed July 31 as the deadline for the implementation of the scheme in Delhi, West Bengal, Assam and Chhattisgarh.
July 15, 2021 7:03 pm
The One Nation One Ration Card is the most far-reaching reform of the public distribution ecosystem since the Food Security Act. It will provide food security to jobless migrants
July 11, 2021 1:19 am
Using ONORC, migrants with ration cards registered in other states can collect food grains from any fair price shop in the national capital.
July 01, 2021 7:50 am
Government must ensure quick and effective rollout of One Nation One Ration Card
July 06, 2021 10:55 am
The Supreme Court has directed all states and UTs to implement the One Nation, One Ration Card system. What issues does the scheme seek to address, and how? Which states and UTs have not yet implemented it?
June 19, 2021 9:41 am
The Ministry said Delhi had adopted NFSA from October 2013, however, compliance of “key provisions/sections” of the Act remains pending in the Union Territory till date. It highlighted non-compliance of sections 12, 28, 29 and 38.