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Prime Minister pitches for ration card unity of India

Today's address to the nation was an attempt by the PM to put speed on his next project of bringing India under one welfare umbrella.

30 Jun 2020 8:25 PM

Ration card portability implemented in 12 states: Paswan

Under the NFSA, about 75 crore beneficiaries have been covered so far against the target of 81.35 crore, as per official data.

08 Jan 2020 12:56 PM

Inter-state portability of ration card starts in 4 states; across India by 2020

Government is targeting to roll out 'One Nation, One Ration Card' across the country by June 1, 2020.

09 Aug 2019 3:14 PM

Centre gives 1-yr deadline to states for rolling out ‘one nation, one ration card'

The new mechanism will ensure no poor is deprived of PDS entitlement if that person shifts from one place to another.

29 Jun 2019 4:34 PM

Sugar to be subsidised for ration card holders

The state government has also issued strict orders to stop adulteration in milk products ahead of Diwali.

01 Nov 2018 1:52 AM


Tur dal packets found in garbage dumps

The state had recently supplied around 220 quintals of packaged tur dal to 20 shops.

23 Aug 2018 2:12 AM

Decoding the Aadhaar conundrum

An address proof acceptable for almost all facilities like a new bank account, passport, license, etc.

31 Dec 2017 12:04 AM

Life of fear: Villagers threaten mother of 11-yr-old who died of starvation in J'khand

The victim died of starvation on Sept 28 as her family was struck off from govt welfare rolls for not linking their ration to Aadhaar card.

22 Oct 2017 1:31 PM

Ram Vilas Paswan orders probe into ‘Aadhaar death’

The 11-year old girl in Jharkhand’s Simdega district apparently died due to startvation.

21 Oct 2017 3:00 AM