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Supreme Court tells states to implement 'One Nation, One Ration Card' scheme by 31 July

Firstpost | 29/06/2021 05:17 PM | Click to read full article

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed states and Union Territories to implement the 'One Nation, One Ration Card' scheme by 31 July, and instructed the Centre to provide free dry ration to migrant workers till the COVID-19 situation abates.

A bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan and MR Shah issued directions on a plea filed by activists Anjali Bharadwaj, Harsh Mander and Jagdeep Chhokar.