new Delhi. The seventh day of the price range session of Parliament was very ruckus in regards to the assertion of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi. After the adjournment of the Lok Sabha twice, when the proceedings began for the third time, then either side created a ruckus, after which Speaker Om Birla adjourned the Lok Sabha until tomorrow.
Meanwhile, the Central Government informed in Parliament on Friday that underneath the One Country One Ration Card Scheme, a ration card might be applied in your entire nation from June 1. The scheme is at the moment applied in 12 states. Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan stated within the Rajya Sabha in response to a supplementary query throughout the Question Hour that 'One Country One Ration Card' to facilitate these dwelling beneath poverty line to take ration wherever within the nation The scheme might be applied from June 1. <! –
Ram Vilas Paswan stated that after the National Food Security Act got here into power in 11 states in 2013, now all states have come underneath its purview. He stated that within the subsequent part of this scheme, the federal government took the initiative to situation a single ration card for your entire nation on January 1 in 12 states (Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Kerala Karnataka, Rajasthan, Haryana, Tripura Goa, Jharkhand And Madhya Pradesh).
He clarified that one nation is not going to want a brand new card for a ration card. At the identical time, Paswan cautioned towards rumors of recent playing cards being issued, saying that this can be a sport of middlemen, if the sport doesn’t cease then the ministry is not going to again down from conducting a CBI inquiry.
Paswan stated in response to a different supplementary query that the ministry has set a goal to implement one nation one ration card throughout the nation from June 1. Only the northeastern states are excluded from this deadline. He stated that underneath this scheme, as a result of crucial to equip all ration outlets with finger print identification machines (posh machines) and hyperlink the ration playing cards to Aadhaar, the northeastern states are exempted from this time restrict.
Regarding the scheme of sending the worth of meals grains on ration card on to the beneficiary's checking account (DBT), Paswan stated that the pilot mission in three union territories (Puducherry, Chandigarh and Dadar Nagar Haveli) has not been accomplished. For this, he cited the Puducherry authorities's unanimity as the principle cause that ration card scheme can’t be linked to DBT with out the consent of the state governments.