NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday mentioned that the federal government is engaged on ‘one nation, one ration card’ which can profit the migrant staff.
“The nation is transferring in direction of the establishment of ‘one nation, one ration card’, which shall be of immense profit to the poor who journey to different states looking for work,” PM mentioned in a televised handle to the nation.
Whereas asserting the federal government’s Rs 20 lakh crore financial package deal final month, Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman had introduced that public distribution system (PDS) ration playing cards shall be made transportable to permit migrant staff to make use of these playing cards throughout states.
The implementation of 1 nation, one ration card will allow migrants to make use of their ration playing cards at any free value store throughout the nation to acquire foodgrains.
As a part of Modi’s expertise pushed system reforms, the federal government goals to realize 100 per cent potability of those playing cards by March 2021, Sitharaman had mentioned.
The Prime Minister additionally asserted the nation that the federal government will proceed to take additional steps to empower the poor and the needy. He reiterated the pledge to work in direction of ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat‘ and mentioned that financial actions shall be enhanced, with due precautions in place.