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three extra states be part of ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme: JP Nadda | India Information

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NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) chief Jagat Prakash Nadda on Saturday stated that three extra states — Manipur, Nagaland, Uttarakhand — together with the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir have joined the ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme […]

NEW DELHI: Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) chief Jagat Prakash Nadda on Saturday stated that three extra states — Manipur, Nagaland, Uttarakhand — together with the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir have joined the ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ scheme of the Union authorities.
Taking to Twitter, Nadda congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Minister of Meals & Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan for the transfer.
“Congratulations to Prime Minister Narendra Modi Ji and Ram Vilas Paswan Ji as three extra states, Manipur, Nagaland and Uttrakhand and Union Territory Jammu and Kashmir additionally joined the ‘One Nation One Ration Card’. This ensures meals safety to 65 Crore folks in 24 States with the purpose to cowl the entire nation by 31st March 2021,” he tweeted.

Earlier on January 1, Paswan had stated that this facility had been began in 12 states within the nation on the primary day of the New Yr. On January 21, the federal government introduced that the scheme might be applied by June 1 throughout the nation.

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