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PLFI activists kill two persons

wo persons including a public distribution system dealer were shot dead allegedly by the activists of People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) in two separate incidents in Jharkhand, the police said today. Two motorcycle-borne PLFI cadres shot dead a PDS ... Business Standard, 2 weeks ago

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Govt to consider if tax payers should be out of PDS

t of the Public Distribution System if a thinking in the Central government gathers momentum. The Modi government has asked states to try such a scheme and Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan will be discussing the issue with them. It has also given enough signals ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago Government To Consider If Tax Payers Should Be Out Of PDS  Silicon India3 weeks ago

Plagiarism charge on IIIT teacher, HRD probe ordered

It is alleged that Tewari coauthored an article 'Public Distribution System in India: The Problems and Dimensions' which was uploaded on SSRN website. NEW DELHI: Indian Institute of Information Technology teacher Vijaishree Tewari, daughter of Congress leader ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
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FCI reform panel calls for study of decentralised foodgrain procurement system

Under the system, states purchase and distribute foodgrains through the public distribution system and the FCI foots the bill. According to officials, though the system has been in operation for some years, not many big states have adopted it. Officials said ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Leaky pipeline: How efficient is Public Distribution System for the targeted poor?

The oil companies released 8.2 MT of kerosene through thePDS in 2011-12, but a total of 5.5 MT of kerosene made its way to the consumer from the PDS system. By Saumitra Chaudhuri Government has a large expenditure on three principal subsidies: food, ...
 Economic Times2 months ago

RTI activists urge TN to follow Bihar helpline model

Tamil Nadu may claim to top in fields like healthcare and Public Distribution System (PDS), however, it lags behind several other states when it comes to transparency in governance.
 Times of India2 months ago

Delhi govt seals 10 fair price shops, lodges 18 FIRs

rackdown to detect the diversion of foodgrains meant for supplying to the poor under the Public Distribution System, Delhi government today sealed 10 Fair Price Shops (FPS) and lodged 18 FIRs against the violators. The Department of Food and Supplies received ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Haryana paddy processors want milling procedures streamlined

for the Central pool (Public Distribution System / Custom Milled Rice) are faced with a double whammy, as they have been slapped with a value cut and inventory holding charges for rice. About 800 mills in Haryana which processed 24 lakh tonnes of paddy (about ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Govt plans to set up committee to look into FCI restructuring

India to improve the public distribution system (PDS). The FCI, set up under the Food Corporation Act 1964, is a nodal agency for procurement, storage and distribution of foodgrains to PDS and other welfare schemes. Sources said that while the Food Ministry ...
 Business Standard2 months ago FCI to invite suggestions on its restructuring  Economic Times1 month ago

CM releases info manual for PDS

Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh today released a manual for the Public Distribution System (PDS) which has been brought out by the department of food, civil supplies and consumer affairs. The manual provides detailed information on ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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