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Sonipat public distribution system riddled with loopholes

CHANDIGARH: Major irregularities have been detected in the Union government's flagship food security programme in Sonipat ahead of Haryana assembly elections. A state government team visited around 65 ration depots in the district and found ... Times of India, 3 days ago

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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 Times4 days ago

Supreme Court upheld decision of Odisha Government over public distribution system

Bhubaneswar: The Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the order of the Odisha High Court and upheld the decision of the State Government to bar a certain segment of people from dealing in'> Bhubaneswar: The Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned the order of ...
 OrissaDiary1 month ago Judicial Integrity and Public Confidence Are Court's Primary Concerns This Term  New Jersey Law Journal4 days ago What's next for Aereo after Supreme Court ruling?  Sify2 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 India1 week ago CM releases info manual for PDS  Business Standard3 weeks ago More ration cards than households in Telangana  Deccan Herald1 month ago PDS in state has collapsed, says┬áModi  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 Standard1 week 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 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 Standard3 weeks ago 'FCI moving grains via sea'  Business Standard1 month ago Govt plans to restructure FCI for improving PDS  Business Standard1 month ago Union Budget: Plans to Restructure FCI for Improving PDS  Outlook1 month 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 India1 month 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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