Ration Card: Big news for ration card holders! This facility implemented across the country, everyone will benefit

Ration Card Latest Update : If you also have a ration card and you are also buying ration from cheap food and drink shops of the government, then this news is very important for you. Under the new update, ration card portability service has also been started in Assam. The Center’s ‘One Nation, One Ration […]
 


Ration Card: Big news for ration card holders!  This facility implemented across the country, everyone will benefit

Ration Card Latest Update : If you also have a ration card and you are also buying ration from cheap food and drink shops of the government, then this news is very important for you. Under the new update, ration card portability service has also been started in Assam.

The Center’s ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ scheme has been implemented here as well.

Items that can be purchased from any ration shop
The information was given by the Ministry of Food Supplies. Beneficiaries eligible under the National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA) under ONORC will be able to purchase subsidized food grains from ration shops with any Electronic Point of Sale Device (e-POS) of their choice.

 

applicable in all states
Beneficiaries will have to undergo biometric authentication to use this scheme. Assam is the 36th state/UT to implement this central scheme. At present, food security has been made ‘portable’ across the country.