Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

PDS (Public Distribution System


Easing access to entitlements

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

Making ration shop work for people

January 15, 2021 7:57 pm

Citizen education and confidence building can lead to greater transparency and accountability at fair-price shops.

Maharashtra widens public distribution net, plans to cover more families

April 05, 2020 11:58 pm

Food and Civil Supplies Minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Saturday declared that the government was considering a proposal to purchase foodgrains from the open market, and provide it at subsidised rates to saffron card holders, not covered under the NFSA.

Failed by state

September 18, 2018 12:28 am

Report on the poor health of tribal communities raises questions about delivery of government programmes.

Manpreet questions Modi govt policy on MSP

July 06, 2014 2:59 am

He also referred to Union food minister's letter, restricting procurement to their requirements under PDS.

No one should die of starvation: SC

September 15, 2011 3:50 am

No one should die of starvation and malnutrition in poor districts.