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Destitutes and homeless brought under National Food Security Act

Bhubaneswar: At a time when the state government is under attack for listing ineligible beneficiaries for ration cards under the National Food Security Act, it informed the assembly on Saturday that it has included a number of destitute and homeless ... Times of India, 16 hours ago
NFSA ration cards E Pao!, 1 week ago

14,830 destitute families to get ration under NFSA

Odisha government has included 14,830 destitute families living on alms into the National Food Security Act.In a written reply to the State Assembly on Saturday, Food Supply and Consumer Welfare Minis...
 The Hindu21 hours ago

Manipur rice plea met

The Centre has allocated a monthly quota of 11,796 metric tonnes of rice to implement the National Food Security Act in Manipur, beginning from this month. The allocation was made after the state government requested the Centre to provide only rice and ...
 The Telegraph1 day ago Manipur gets 11,796 MT rice under NFSA  The Assam Tribune1 day ago Manipur gets 11,796 tonnes of rice  Prokerala2 days ago
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Food Act implemented without proper preparation: CAG

States were largely unprepared to handle more foodgrains prior to the implementation of the National Food Security Act, 2013, which envisages providing highly subsidised foodgrains to two-thirds of the country's population, the Controller and ...
 Financial Express1 day ago
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Govt rapped over food law execution

The Comptroller and Auditor General on Friday rapped the Centre for delay in implementation of the National Food Security Act (NFSA) and extending its rollout thrice without Parliament approval. The CAG has evaluated preparedness of 18 regions for ...
 Smart Investor2 days ago Food law: CAG pulls up government for delay in implementation  Financial Express2 days ago CAG pulls up govt for delay in implementation of food law  Press Trust of India2 days ago CAG pulls up govt over delay in implementation of food law  Millennium Post2 days ago
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Food law rolled out in 33 states/UTs: Govt

Drawing flak from the CAG for delay in implementing the National Food Security Act (NFSA), the government today asserted that the law has been rolled out in 33 states/UTs with subsidised foodgrains being provided to 72.45 crore beneficiaries. ...
 Business Standard2 days ago National Food Security Act 2013 Launched in Imphal  MedIndia3 hours ago National Food Security Act launched in Imphal  Asian News International India10 hours ago National Food Security Act, only for a few workers of Ministers, MLAs or political leaders ?  E Pao18 hours ago
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Over 72 crore beneficiaries getting subsidised foodgrains under National Food Security Act

Presently as on April 2016, 33 States/UTs are implementing NFSA and subsidised foodgrains are being provided to 72.45 crore beneficiaries (approx. 14.8 crore households). This is a big change from only 11 States/UTs, which started implementation of NFSA by ...
 PIB2 days ago Government provides Food subsidy of Rs 1 34 919 crore during 2015-16  Capital Market4 days ago 68 crore persons getting subsidized foodgrains under NFSA  Business Standard1 month ago Govt may prune food subsidy by Rs 24,000 crore  The Financial Chronicle2 months ago
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Mid Day Meal Scheme - rates of food grains revised

Revision of rates of food grains from below poverty line (BPL) rates to National Food Security Act (NFSA) rates under Mid Day Meal Scheme (MDMS) The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution has decided to revise rates of foodgrains ...
 Press Information Bureau2 days ago Govt slashes rates of food grain supply to Mid-Day Meal scheme  Times of India2 days ago Mid Day Meal Scheme rates of food grains revised  Foreign Affairs.co.nz2 days ago Centre revises rates of foodgrains supplied under Mid Day Meal Scheme  News on Air2 days ago
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North Korea s food production drops likely to worsen food security FAO

North Korea's total food production - including cereals, soybeans and potatoes in cereal equivalent - is estimated to have fallen in 2015, the first drop since 2010, and is expected to worsen food security in the country, according to a FAO update ...
 FnBnews.com2 days ago UN FAO reports drop in North Korea food production  Deutsche Welle3 days ago People in North Korea expected to have "borderline" food consumption  United Nations Multimedia4 days ago North Korea's food production falls for first time since 2010 as water scarcity hits agricultural sector  FAO4 days ago
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E Pao!

Over 72 crore beneficiaries under Food Security Act: Centre

New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) The government on Friday said that more than 72.45 crore people from 14.8 crore households across 33 states and Union Territories are getting subsidised food grain under the National Food Security Act (NFSA). "As on ...
 Yahoo! India2 days ago Delhi seeks more beneficiaries under Food Security Act  The Hindu3 weeks ago Agreement signed to provide a loan of Rs 1,000 Crore to FACT  Business Standard1 month ago '33 crore people affected by drought'  Deccan Herald1 week ago
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