Swipe through the latest business and wealth clues with our android app

'One ration card' plan to be fast-tracked

The government is planning to fast-track the implementation of ‘one nation, one ration card’ scheme, which allows beneficiaries to purchase subsidised grain at any fair price shop in the country. Food minister Ram Vilas Paswan is scheduled to hold a high-level review meeting on August 9 to assess the scheme’s progress. The government has announced that it will implement this scheme across the country by June 2020. At present, the scheme is being run in four states — Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Telangana — on a pilot basis. 

Read More at The Economic Times News date : 6 Aug 2019, Tuesday

©2019 TheNewsClues