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Instructions for transferring subsidy directly into beneficiary account

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Dehradun, Chief Minister, Trivendra Singh Rawat reviewed the Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department in the Secretariat. The Chief Minister instructed to transfer subsidy, subsidy given under the State Food Scheme to the beneficiaries’ accounts directly. He said that the subsidy should also be sent to the beneficiary’s account for sugar issued to the families of every ration card to the families of Antyodaya Anna Yojna. The Chief Minister directed the Chief Secretary to make a detailed proposal in the Cabinet shortly after its detailed plan. At present, there are about 10 lakh 47 thousand ration cards of state food scheme in which about 45 lakh people are benefitting. During the review meeting, the Chief Minister asked the officials of the Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs to question many difficult questions with a strong tone. “What is the plan to stop the supply of paper and the condition of not reaching the ration on the spot?”, “How many shops were suspended upon getting the complaint?”, “How many negligent officers have been prosecuted?” ‘,’ How will the department’s accountability be decided upon not reaching the people of the ration? ” The Chief Minister said to all the departmental officials that he should bring about a radical change in the work culture. Corruption and negligence will be given strict punishment. Make the system transparent. The public’s right to give every grain, one penny to the public is to be given. Chief Secretary Anand Vardhan told that 13 lakh 30 thousand four hundred cards of National Food Security Act (NFSA) have been digitized by 01 August 2017 and 92.15 percent of the cards have been digitized. 10 lakh 47 thousand of state food scheme (SFY), three hundred cards have digitized and 96-24 percent of the cards have been sealed. He said that all the districts of the state are being allocated to the appropriate rates vendor level. Work on trial chain software is being worked out on a trial basis, from October 2017, plans to finalize the supply chain software. Principal Secretary Anand Vardhan said that a total of 26 POS devices have been set up in the pilot scheme at two-two fair rate vendor level of all the districts of the state and the process of purchasing POS devices for all 9251 proper rate vendors is accelerating. He said that State Food Commission has been set up in the state for redressal of grievances. In which District Development Officer, the District Development Officer has been nominated. The Toll Free No-1800-180-2000 of this Commission. Online grievance redressal has been linked to the Departmental Portal Consolidation Portal for imprisonment. The State Consumer Helpline No. 1800-180-4188 of the Commission has been established. He said that under the Public

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