At the high-level meeting, India spoke about the issue of the wheat export ban for the first time in the UN since its May 13 announcement.
New Delhi: As per reports available from Food Corporation of India, all States/UTs combined have lifted about 118 lakh metric tonnes (LMT) which is 99% of three-month food grains from FCI depots/central pool for distribution of additional free of cost food grains among NFSA beneficiaries. Further, all States/UTs combined have reported distribution of over 111.52 […]
New Delhi: Even as the Indian Railways suspended passenger, mail and express trains to combat the spread of coronavirus, the national transporter has introduced the innovative idea of super heavy fast special freight trains to transport more essential items across the country. A railway ministry spokesperson in a statement said, “To ensure delivery of bigger […]
New Delhi: Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday said 75 crore beneficiaries under the public distribution system will be allowed to lift their quota of subsidised foodgrains for six months in one go, amid the coronavirus outbreak. Currently, beneficiaries are lifting grains in advance for maximum two months, while the Punjab government is already […]