What is the ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ System Announced by the Finance Minister?

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday announced the national rollout of a ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ system in all states and Union Territories by March 2021. As of now, about 20 states have come on board to implement the inter-state ration card portability. According to the Finance Minister, this system will enable migrant workers and their family […]

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‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ Scheme: West Bengal Planning to Opt Out

The West Bengal government is planning to opt out of the Centre’s ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ scheme due to “differences of opinion” with the central government, a state minister said on Thursday. Under the scheme, beneficiaries can buy subsidised foodgrains from ration shops in any part of the country. The system ensures that no poor is […]

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‘One Nation One Ration Card’: Old Ration Cards Will Remain Valid for the Scheme

Taking note of a fake news that is doing the rounds on social media that new ration cards will be issued for the central government’s ambitious initiative ‘one nation, one ration card’ scheme, the Press Information Bureau of India (PIB) fact-checking team has said that the reality is that old ration cards will remain valid […]

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‘One Nation, One Ration Card’: Centre Makes Standard Format, Asks States to Follow it for Issuing Fresh Cards

The Centre has designed a standard format for ration cards as it moves ahead with ‘one nation, one ration card’ initiative and has asked state governments to follow the pattern while issuing fresh ration cards. Currently, the central government’s ambitious initiative is being implemented on a pilot basis in a cluster of six states. It […]

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One Nation One Card Benefits for You. Check List Here

One Nation One Card is a National Common Mobility Card (NCMC) launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 4, 2019. This card ensures seamless mobility to commuters across the country. One Nation One Card enables people to pay for their bus travel, toll, parking charges and withdraw cash. The card also allows the holders to do retail […]

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One Nation One Card

In a bid to provide seamless urban mobility to commuters across the country, the Centre  launched India’s first indigenously-developed National Common Mobility Card (NCMC). Dubbed as ‘One Nation-One Card’, the inter-operable transport card would allow holders to pay for their bus travel, toll taxes, parking charges, retail shopping and withdraw cash. With this “one-of-its-kind” card, […]

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