ration card


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Noun1.ration card - a card certifying the bearer's right to purchase rationed goodsration card - a card certifying the bearer's right to purchase rationed goods
identity card, card - a card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in"
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The Ration Card appears to have been neglected by the current Iraqi regime, that was formed after Iraq's occupation by the U.S.
Summary: Simdega (Jharkhand) [India], October 22 (ANI): The mother of the 11-year-old girl, who died allegedly of starvation in Jharkhand's Simdega district a few days back as her family's ration card was not linked to the Aadhar card, has accused the villagers of threatening and abusing her for 'defaming' the village.
The Cairo and Giza Tobacco Traders Association called on the Minister of Supply to distribute a monthly quota of cigarettes through the ration card system, which benefits 40 million low-income citizens.
"The premier has to work to improve services, ration card and to fulfill the demands of protesters," Atheel al-Nujiefi told Aswat al-Iraq news agency, noting that "90 percent of these demands related to the federal government and not to my resignation."
She had the ration card with her earlier as well, but it was scrapped due to some reason in July.
"Iraq has stored enough wheat to cover the ration card system until the end of this year," the ministry said in a release on Monday as received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
Summary: Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], October 19 (ANI): Two days after a minor girl in Jharkhand allegedly died of starvation as her family did not have Aadhar-linked ration card, Madhya Pradesh food minister Om Prakash Dhurve on Thursday said the Aadhar should be made mandatory.
Dashrat, her son said: "My ration card was cancelled due to some issue and so we do not get the extra 35 kg of rice, which we used to get earlier.
The main objective of the scheme is to introduce nation-wide portability of ration card holders under National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA), to lift their entitlement foodgrains from any FPS of their choice in the country without the need of obtaining a new ration card, by integrating the existing PDS systems/portals of States/UTs with the Central systems/portals under Central Repository of all NFSA ration cards/beneficiaries thereby enabling One Nation One Ration Card system.
JEDDAH: The government is making arrangements to implement a ration card system that includes all government-subsidized basic goods.
Officials in the Ministry of Commerce and Industries (MoCI) promise that the old ration card scheme will be reintroduced to all state employees to improve their living conditions but critics say the scheme is undoable without support from foreign donors.
The state government started to distribute free Pongal Bags to the 1.95 ration card holders.