The Centre’s One Ration and One Nation portability scheme has yielded results with over 349 people belonging to neighbouring Andhra Pradesh state procuring ration in Telangana.
The scheme that took off in AP and Telangana on Sunday under the slogan one nation and one ration. Over 1.34 lakh people said to have taken 5 kgs rice and one kg pulses per head on the first day of its launch.
“If implemented properly, the scheme will come as a boon to those millions of migrant labourers who move from state to state eking out livelihood”, said the top official of Civil Services Department adding that they need not change their details frequently as and when they migrate to other places. They can procure the ration from anywhere in the country.