PDS Grain through Retail Chains Soon

PDS Grain through Retail chains www.ambitionias.com
  • Foodgrains distributed through PDS can henceforth be collected from private retail shops
  • Move by Department of Food and Civil Supplies is aimed at curbing monopoly of fair price outlet owners
  • As part of a pilot project 300 PDS card holders to collected their foodgrains from FoodWorld departmental stores
  • Depending on the success of the pilot project the scheme will be extended to other private retails outlets
  • Read at: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/pds-grain-through-retail-chains-soon/article5987727.ece

Exams Perspective:

  1. PDS
  2. MSP
  3. PDS Reforms
  4. Fairprice shops