new Delhi. The seventh day of the price range session of Parliament was very ruckus concerning the assertion of Congress chief Rahul Gandhi. After the adjournment of the Lok Sabha twice, when the proceedings began for the third time, then each side created a ruckus, after which Speaker Om Birla adjourned the Lok Sabha until tomorrow.
Meanwhile, the Central Government advised in Parliament on Friday that underneath the One Country One Ration Card Scheme, a ration card will probably be carried out in the complete nation from June 1. The scheme is at present carried out in 12 states. Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan mentioned within the Rajya Sabha in response to a supplementary query through the Question Hour that 'One Country One Ration Card' to facilitate these dwelling under poverty line to take ration anyplace within the nation The scheme will probably be carried out from June 1. <! –
Ram Vilas Paswan mentioned 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 mentioned that within the subsequent section of this scheme, the federal government took the initiative to situation a single ration card for the complete 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 won’t want a brand new card for a ration card. At the identical time, Paswan cautioned in opposition to rumors of recent playing cards being issued, saying that this can be a recreation of middlemen, if the sport doesn’t cease then the ministry won’t again down from conducting a CBI inquiry.
Paswan mentioned 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 mentioned that underneath this scheme, because of the crucial to equip all ration retailers 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 mentioned that the pilot challenge 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 motive that ration card scheme can’t be linked to DBT with out the consent of the state governments.