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Facing problems related to family ID in Haryana? ‘Tau Se Poochho’

But who is this digitally-driven ‘Tau’? “Mein Hun naa!,” said Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar, on his own and with a twinkle in his eyes, while launching ‘Tau Se Poochho’, a WhatsApp bot and a web-based chatbot solution designed to give quick responses to complex queries of people related to Parivar Pehchan Patra .

Haryana government led by chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar has launched a Tau Se Poochho chatbot for resolving problems related to family ID Parivar Pehchan Patra. (HT File)
Updated on Apr 20, 2023 02:36 AM IST
By, Chandigarh

Not expecting any major hit to wheat output due to untimely rain: Food secy

Last year, a prolonged heatwave in March crimped wheat output by 2.5% to 107 million tonne.

Wheat is sown in November and harvested in March-end and April.
Updated on Apr 07, 2023 03:18 AM IST

In relief for states, Centre hikes its rates for PDS operations

The revised rates are however applicable to those state governments and Union territories which have complied with various reforms, such as digitisation of the PDS. A key reform is the transition to the One Nation, One Ration Card portal, available across the country.

Foodgrain transportation costs are up 26%, a major expense in PDS operations on the back of higher fuel costs. (HT file)
Updated on May 27, 2022 02:26 AM IST

No one will be deprived of ration, govt tells Delhi HC

The Delhi government is contesting a petition by the Delhi Sarkari Ration Dealers Sangh, a group of FPS owners, in which they have challenged the doorstep ration delivery scheme and demanded that it should be declared ultra vires (beyond one’s legal power or authority)

On Monday, the Centre reiterated before the court that the state cannot mitigate the architecture of ration delivery mandated under NFSA. Additional solicitor general Aishwarya Bhati argued that FPS forms an integral part of the food security act. (Representational image/HT Archive)
Updated on Nov 23, 2021 02:35 AM IST
By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

SC refuses to hear Centre’s plea challenging HC order on Delhi Ration scheme

The Centre sought stay of the high court order and said that it would have a devastating effect as the Delhi government scheme can disrupt the ‘One Nation, One Ration Card Scheme’ launched last year. 

The Centre has moved SC against Delhi government’s doorstep ration scheme. (File photo)
Published on Nov 15, 2021 10:13 PM IST
By, New Delhi
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