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‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ is being implemented in 20 states from today, know how you will get benefit

1st June 2020, is very important for PDS (Public Distribution System), an ambitious government scheme providing subsidized food grains to 81 crore people of the country. On this day, the system of ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ will be implemented in 20 states and union territories of the country. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had recently mentioned this while declaring a relief package of Rs 20 lakh crore. He said that by March 2021, this system will be implemented in all the states of the country.

Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has given information in this subject by tweeting. He tweeted, “The ambitious scheme # One_Nation_One_RationCard, which provides 81 crore NFSA beneficiaries the facility to get ration from anywhere across the country, is a significant achievement of the Modi 2.0 government. By June 1, 20 states will join it and by March 2021 it will be implemented nationwide. ”

Earlier on January 1, this system started in 12 states of the country. Union Minister Paswan had informed about this.

Grain is available at cheaper rates

According to the National Food Security Act, 2013, 81 million people of the country under the Public Distribution System, from the fair price shop, rice at the rate of three rupees per kg and wheat at the rate of two rupees per kg and coarse grains at the rate of Re 1 per kg. Can buy

Who will benefit from this scheme

In this period of Corona crisis, the plan of One Nation, One Ration Card is going to prove very important. With this, the migrant laborers of the country will get grain at lower rates in other states.

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