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FCI reform panel calls for study of decentralised foodgrain procurement system
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FCI reform panel calls for study of decentralised foodgrain pr...

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 Standard, 1 day ago
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Odisha govt to sell potato through Public Distribution System (PDS) outlets from today

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 Odisha Television6 days ago Odisha potato crisis: Govt to sell tuber through Public Distribution System (PDS) outlets from tomorrow  Odisha Television1 week ago

Pilferage of PDS items in Bongaigaon alleged

BONGAIGAON, Sept 12 As Public Distribution System (PDS) dealers in Bongaigaon have allegedly not been getting their full quota of rice, the beneficiaries are being deprived of receiving their due quantity.However, as the Bongaigaon Food and Civil Supply ...
 The Assam Tribune4 days ago Major anomalies in PDS come to light  The Assam Tribune2 weeks ago RTI activists urge TN to follow Bihar helpline model  Times of India3 weeks ago CM releases info manual for PDS  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 weeks 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 Standard3 weeks 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 Standard4 weeks 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 Standard1 month ago Govt plans to restructure FCI for improving PDS  Business Standard2 months ago Union Budget: Plans to Restructure FCI for Improving PDS  Outlook2 months ago

More consumer goods to be available at public distribution system counters: CM Raje

For the benefit of the people, several other consumer goods apart from the existing ones will be made available at selected fair price shops in the state, chief minister Vasundhara Raje said on Saturday.
 Times of India1 month ago

Public distribution system leakage down to 12%, says Rajak

Food and consumer protection minister Shyam Rajak on Wednesday tried to corner the BJP members standing in the well of the state assembly by maintaining that the leakage in public distribution system (PDS) shops in Bihar had declined to 12% from as high as ...
 Times of India2 months ago

More homes turn to PDS; wheat offtake triples since 2005

Official government statistics indicate that there has been a turnaround in Indias Public Distribution System (PDS). The share of households consuming PDS rice has nearly doubled over seven years and those consuming PDS wheat has more than tripled over the ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
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