From UPSC perspective, the following things are important :
Prelims level : One Nation One Ration card
Mains level : Nothing much
The government launched inter-state portability of ration cards between Telangana-Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra-Gujarat as a pilot project to implement ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’.
- Beneficiaries in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, Maharasthra and Gujarat, can now buy their quota of ration from ration shops in either state.
- Government is planning to roll out ‘One Nation, One Ration Card’ across the country by June 1, 2020.