Bihar government on Thursday said all new applications for ration cards will be disposed of by July 31 to clear decks for providing food-grains to all eligible beneficiaries in Bihar under the Food Security Act.
The Maharashtra government on Monday told the Bombay High Court that though ration cards could be linked with the newly introduced Aadhar cards, it was not possible to appoint a nodal agency to supervise the verification process.
Karnataka government has uncovered
more than 18 lakh bogus ration cards in urban areas and 32.32
lakh illegal domestic LPG connections in the state, according
to Food and Civil Supplies Minister Shobha Karandlaje.
Following the distribution of foodgrains at lower rates to poor people, the Chhattisgarh government has cancelled around 1.5 lakh ration cards in some of the districts in the state, official sources said Monday.
As many as 7,514 "fake" ration cards under Public Distribution System (PDS) have been detected in Himachal Pradesh in about two years, Food and
Civil Supplies Minister Ramesh Dhawala told the state Assembly today.
Acceding to a long
pending demand of Tibetan refugees, Karnataka Government has
decided to provide ration cards to 1,200 families residing in
Mundgod Taluk in Uttara Kannada District, official sources