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Wrong recipe

The Food Security Act has further messed up our public distribution system The latest CAG audit, pointing to the wrong people benefiting from the National Food Security Act (NFSA), appears to vindicate the critics of the 2013 law. Many States are implementing ... Business Line, 7 hours ago
Financial Express

Food security act rolled out in 33 states/UTs: Govt

State food commission has been set up in 30 states/UTs, while district greivance redressal officer been designated in 32 states/UTs, the statement added. (Reuters) Drawing flak from the CAG for delay in implementing the National Food Security Act ...
 Financial Express4 days ago NHRC: States must evolve common norms for implementing National Food Security Act  Meri News3 days ago Food law rolled out in 33 states: Govt  The Statesman3 days ago Food security scheme: only half the targeted identified, says CAG  Hindu Business Line4 days ago

Mid Day Meal Scheme - rates of food grains revised

The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution has decided to revise rates of foodgrains supplied under Mid Day Meal Scheme from Below Poverty Line (BPL) rate to the rate applicable under National Food Security Act (NFSA) for the 1st two ...
 PIB4 days ago Govt slashes rates of food grain supply to Mid-Day Meal scheme  Times of India4 days ago PTI - MID-DAY - Mid-Day Meal additional expenditure will be borne by Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food  Namibia Press Agency4 days ago Mid Day Meal Scheme rates of food grains revised  Foreign days ago

Ministry says sufficient sugar available for the current sugar se...

New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS) Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution said on Friday that India would have about 30 - 31 million MT sugar stock available for the next sugar season 2016-17, which would be sufficient to meet the domestic ...
 India Blooms4 days ago No sugar shortage: 31 million MT sugar to be available during 2016-17  ZeeNews.com4 days ago

UN to distribute food to earthquake survivors inEcuador

The United Nations will distribute food to more than a quarter of a million people who survived Ecuador's devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake but are growing hungry in its aftermath, the organization said on Monday. The sweeping aid operation ...
 Yahoo! India1 week ago Ecuador quake leaves thousands hungry, UN to deliver food  CBC1 week ago UN to distribute food in Ecuador  The Gulf Today1 week ago U.N. to distribute food as hunger grows in wake of Ecuador quake  AlertNet1 week ago
Financial Express

Digital, UID play cuts public distribution system leakage

Several states have now installed electronic point of sale (ePOS) devices at their fair price shops to track the sale of foodgrains to actual cardholders on a real-time basis. Cutting pilferage from the public distribution system is becoming far ...
 Financial Express5 days ago Ration card-digitisation complete, will ensure leak-proof PDS  Prokerala2 months ago

Food plea on CM table

Chief minister Raghubar Das's monthly Seedhi Baat today exposed loopholes in the public distribution system and midday meal scheme in several parts of Jharkhand, undermining attempts to ensure food security for all in the state. Total 17 complaints were take ...
 The Telegraph4 weeks ago

More budget allocation for price stabilization fund to check prices of essential commodities

Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan has said that significant increase in budget allocation for price stabilization fund, from Rs. 500 crore to Rs. 900 crore, is a determined step to contain the prices of ...
 PIB2 months ago Increased budget allocation will help to check prices of essential commodities- Shri Ram Vilas Paswan  PIB2 months ago
Millennium Post

NHRC asks govt to bring drought hit people under PDS to ensure food

National Human Rights Commission, NHRC asked the government to bring the drought affected peoples under the public distribution system to ensure food for all.Addressing the conference of Right to Food in New Delhi today, NHRC chairperson H L Dattu said, there ...
 News on Air5 days ago NHRC bats for public distribution system to help drought-hit people  Millennium Post5 days ago PTI - NHRC-DATTU - NHRC bats for using PDS to help the drought affected  Namibia Press Agency5 days ago NHRC bats for using PDS to help drought affected  Navhind Times4 days ago

Centre asks Bihar to collect PDS food grain on time

The union food ministry on Thursday reviewed the Public Distribution System (PDS) in Bihar and asked the state government to ensure timely collection of food grain from Food Corporation of India warehouses.The Bihar government was directed to upload the data ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago A high level central team reviews the PDS in Bihar  One India3 weeks ago Centre asks Bihar to lift PDS foodgrain on time  News Chennai Online3 weeks ago
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