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Computerisation of PDS fails to meet targets: CAG
Infotech Lead

Computerisation of PDS fails to meet targets: CAG

Most Indian states are yet to complete the computerisation of their Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS), said a Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report tabled in parliament. This is despite the launch of the much hyped flagship ... Infotech Lead, 3 days ago
Financial Express

CAG audit report raises serious questions over implementation of NFS Act

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has raised serious questions on the implementation of the National Food Security Act (NFSA) in its audit report presented recently in Parliament. The report has not only viewed critically the ...
 FnBnews.com5 hours ago Allot 85, 963 MT rice: Odisha urges Centre  New Delhi Pioneer11 hours ago Food law rolled out in 33 states: Govt  The Statesman4 days ago Food security act rolled out in 33 states/UTs: Govt  Financial Express4 days ago
Financial Express

Storing even more wheat? Govt cuts open sale wheat target

Out of the total quantity sold to private bulk buyers under the OMSS last fiscal, more than 3.4 million tonnes have been purchased by those in MP and 1.2 million tonnes in Haryana.(Reuters) The government has trimmed its target to sell wheat from ...
 Financial Express1 day ago Storing even more wheat? Govt cuts open sale wheattarget  Yahoo! India1 day ago

Looks like the PDS works

Poor people in India depend heavily on the public distribution system. A recent survey by the National Council of Applied Economic Research found that more than 90 per cent ration card-holders in Below Poverty Line (BPL) / Priority Households (PHH) ...
 Hindu Business Line1 day ago
DNA India

CAG raps lack of digitalisation of PDS mechanism

Even two years since the launch of hyped flagship scheme, the National Food Security Act, most states "were yet to computerise" their Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS), said a Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) report tabled in parliament.The ...
 Prokerala3 days ago 2 years after adopting food law, panel to supervise execution nowhere to be seen  DNA India1 month ago

NHRC: States must evolve common norms for implementing National Food Security Act

Justice Dattu said that it is not understandable why the country cannot have a common Standard Operating Procedure on the matters of governance, especially, in the implementation of the programmes like NFSA. A common programme of implementation ...
 Meri News3 days ago Food Act implemented without proper preparation: CAG  Financial Express4 days ago
Millennium Post

NHRC bats for public distribution system to help drought-hit people

29 April 2016, New Delhi, M Post Bureau With many states reeling under drought, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) chairperson HL Dattu on Thursday batted for bringing the affected people under the targeted public distribution system ...
 Millennium Post5 days ago National Human Rights Commission bats for using PDS to help the drought affected  Economic Times5 days ago NHRC bats for using PDS to help the drought affected  Press Trust of India5 days ago NHRC to organise two-day conference on Right to Food in New Delhi  Meri News1 week ago

No dearth of govt policies ensuring food security: NHRC chairperson

The NHRC Chairperson, Justice H.L. Dattu today said that there is no dearth of Government policies and programmes for ensuring food for all in the country. Questions can be raised only about their effective implementation. He was inaugurating a ...
 Meri News5 days ago


NHRC-DATTU 2 LAST Contributed by NAMPA / PTI. "It needs to be discussed as to what extent the efforts to check the leakages in the TPDS have been effective as well as the impact of efforts like transferring direct subsidy," Dattu said. "Issues ...
 Namibia Press Agency5 days ago

Government provides Food subsidy of Rs 1 34 919 crore during 2015-16

Government provides Food subsidy of Rs 1,34,919 crore during 2015-16 Foodgrains at subsidized prices is made available by Food Corporation of India (FCI) to the States/UTs under National Food Security Act (NFSA), as well as erstwhile Targeted ...
 Capital Market1 week ago
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