Govt announced ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ to benefit 67 crore people by August 2020

One Nation One Ration Card

Nirmala Sitharaman, Union Finance Minister on Thursday announced ‘One Nation One Ration Card’ refers to national portability of ration card for all migrants will be implemented.

The One Nation One Ration Card scheme will be covering 83% of the PDS population and benefit 67 crore people in 23 states by August 2020. The scheme will be implemented and by August 2020.

‘One Nation One Ration Card’ where a beneficiary can access ration from any shop in any state with one card.

It is a part of the second tranche of announcements of the Atma Nirbhar Bharat scheme which covered street vendors, migrant workers, self-employed people, small traders, and small farmers.