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Ex-Himachal CM shocked over plight of Kashmiri Pandits

n BJP leader, two-time Union Minister and former Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh, Shanta Kumar on Monday expressed shock and surprise over creating hurdles in the way of safe return of Kashmiri Pandits to their homeland after starving and ... New Delhi Pioneer, 1 week ago
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Odisha sees red at cash transfer plan

The state government has opposed the Shanta Kumar Committee's recommendation for direct cash transfer through the public distribution system (PDS) instead of subsidised food grain supply to the beneficiaries. Officially, the state's opposition is based on the ...
 The Telegraph3 weeks ago Some glitches remain in direct cash transfer for food: Paswan  Hindu Business Line1 month ago Centre takes steps to convert PDS to cash transfers  Business Standard India2 months ago Cash vs kind  Indian Express1 month ago

Here's how to fix the public distribution system

Food ministry is needlessly wary of reforms The report of the Shanta Kumar committee on food management contains several cogent recommendations and these have been submitted to the Prime Minister’s Office. But it is increasingly unlikely that the report will be accepted in full. In its comments on the report, the Union food ministry has either turned down or expressed reservations on the implementation of many of the reforms-oriented suggestions. Some of these suggestions are: reducing ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Fixing the PDS  Smart Investor1 month ago

Report on Food Corporation of India Restructuring Submitted

Shri Shanta Kumar headed the high-level committee for restructuring the Food Corporation of India (FCI) has submitted the report. Shri Raosaheb Patil Danve, Minister of State for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, gave this information ...
 MedIndia1 month ago Recommendations for Restructuring of FCI are Under Consideration of the Government  PIB1 month ago - Shanta Kumar panel recommends bringing down NFSA coverage from 67% to 40%  FnBnews.com1 month ago Centre in no hurry to cut PDS cover for poor  The Hindu2 months ago

Government rejects food panel suggestions

Apparently aware of political pitfalls, the government has rejected the recommendation of the Shanta Kumar-headed panel on restructuring of Food Corporation of India (FCI) to dilute beneficiaries in the National Food Security Act from 67 per cent to 40 per ...
 Asian Age1 month ago Food Min Rejects FCI Committee's Suggestion on Food Law  Outlook1 month ago Food Min rejects FCI panel's suggestion on food law  Economic Times1 month ago Better, cheaper targeting  Business Standard2 months ago

Food ministry not keen to cut subsidy after BJP rout in Delhi polls

The eight-member panel -- which was set up in August 2014 under the chairmanship of BJP MP Shanta Kumar to recommend a complete overhaul of FCI -- had submitted its report last month. The post Food ministry not keen to cut subsidy after BJP rout in Delhi ...
 First Post.com2 months ago Food Ministry not for lowering food security coverage  Economic Times2 months ago Ministry averse to lowering food security cover to 40%  Times of India2 months ago Reforming FCI or cutting back food security?  Business Standard2 months ago

States unwilling to fix taxes on foodgrains at 3-4%

New Delhi, Mar 1 (PTI) State governments have expressed their unwillingness to implement the Shanta Kumar-led FCI restructuring panel's recommendation to fix taxes and commission on foodgrains at 3-4 per cent, a top Food Ministry official has said. ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago State governments unwilling to fix taxes, commission on foodgrains at 3-4 per cent  Economic Times1 month ago States unwilling to fix taxes,commission on foodgrains at 3-4%  Smart Investor1 month ago Indian states unwilling to fix taxes commission on foodgrains  CommodityOnline1 month ago

Shanta Kumar panel's views opposed by major grain producing states

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-governed Madhya Pradesh government, along with Odisha, Tamil Nadu and Punjab governments, has come out openly against some of the recommendations of the Shanta Kumar Committee on Food Corporation of India (FCI). ...
 Business Standard India1 month ago
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Ministry opinion on food Act may increase subsidy burden

The food ministry's opposition of the Shanta Kumar committee's suggestion is likely to rekindle the debate over subsidy burden. The committee, for reform of the Food Corporation of India (FCI), had recommended lowering of coverage under the food ...
 Business Standard India2 months ago

This too is a Good Thing

By Shanta Gokhale In 1930, a book called 1066 And All That, authored by Walter Carruthers Sellar and Robert Julian Yeatman with illustrations by John Reynolds, was published in Britain. Subtitled A Memorable History of England, it was a parodic ...
 Mumbai Mirror2 weeks ago
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