Imphal, Feb 12: The items provided under the National Food Security Act (NFSA) to make sure that people of the state who are under the poverty line do not remain hungry still is not make public by easy assessable measures however, the details of how much items had been allotted to respective assembly constituencies can be obtained from the district authority responsible for the disbursement.
This was what the CAF and PD Minister Karam Shaym today answer during a question asked by Congress MLA Joykishan during question hour of the ongoing assembly session today.
Joykishan said that last assembly session the CAF&PD Minister had assured that all details of the NFSA will be uploaded to website for easy access to the general public. However till now nothing of such kind has been made public. Karam Shyam in his answer had stated that the CAF and PD had open a website pdsmanipur.nic.in, however MLA Joykishan stated that the website only uploads about the structures of the office and not the items and its allocations.
“No official staffs are ready to pick up call by even me who represent the people of Thangmeiband Assembly constituency, and it is for sure that the common people will never be able to find out regarding it”.
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