The state government on Wednesday proposed to resume fingerprint (biometric) authentication at fair price shops from 1 July. The government has also announced that it would resume approval of new card applications and print new cards from Thursday. Biometric authentication was suspended earlier to avoid crowding of people (card holders) who gathered to collect Rs 2,000 covid relief and 14-item… Continue reading "Biometric authentication resumes at fair price shops"
Tag: Ration shops
Distribution of Covid-19 monetary relief of Rs 2,000 each to 2.07 crore rice-ration-card holders in the State began today. The scheme was launched by Chief Minister M K Stalin on 11 May. Stalin handed over the assistance to seven beneficiaries in a low-key function at the Secretariat to mark its commencement. During the election, Stalin had promised that all rice-ration-card… Continue reading "Distribution of Covid monetary relief begins in Tamilnadu"