Controller and Commission Agents later agreed at Rs.
Meanwhile, the number of ration
cards in Egypt has reached 18.
The essential question then is not will we ration
health care, or even
A person's ration
allowance for one week in 1941 (above)
Besides dropping the ration
bags through helicopters, the relief operation in the towns and villages where the communication facility is available is being carried out with full swing, the spokesman said and added that medical and paramedical staff of Army including lady doctors also busy in providing medical aid to drought hit people of Tharparkar.
Thirty- two lakh existing ration
cardholders from Antyodaya Anna Yojana ( Y), Below Poverty Line ( BPL), Jhuggi Ration
Card ( JRC) and Resettlement Colony Ration
Card ( RCRC) categories were brought under the ambit of the Food Security Scheme, he said, adding that they have started getting rations
at subsidized prices from September 1.
If this were not the case, they would be a "free gift of nature," and there would be no need to either ration
or purchase them.
The Council of Ministers has decided to provide food necessities in markets, instead of a food ration
system, and provide citizens with an amount of money every month," said the PM.
They studied the benefits of ration
cards and ways to implement the system.
RATIONS: The introduction of bread rationing in 1946, left, a food ration
coupon book used between 1940 and 1954, below, and a joint of meat, below left, which was to supply eight weekly rations
In 2009, however, it erupted violently in newspaper headlines across America when Sarah Palin and others charged that proposed end-of-life counseling for Medicare beneficiaries constituted "death panels" that would ration
care and decide the fate of elderly Americans (Saltonstall 2009; Rutenberg and Calmes 2009).
Tea was still on ration
until 1952 while 1953 saw the end of sugar and egg rationing and in 1954 cheese and meats finally came off ration
Previously, Purple member Vestey Foods UK had supplied 10-man ration
packs while individual ration
packs were assembled by the Ministry of Defence in Portsmouth.
A monthly ration
of 500 liters of semi-subsidized gasoline has also been considered for the purpose.
Cuba has cut two staple foods from the monthly ration
books that most Cubans depend on, edging closer to a risky full elimination of the decades-old subsidies, the Associated Press reported Nov.