Ration card holders can now buy ration from any ration shop in the state. Cardholders are issued orders to buy food from any ration shop in the state. Foodstuffs can be purchased using Aadhaar based portability system.
According to the Food Safety Act, once the EPOS has been set up in the ration shops, any shop must be provided. In this connection, Minister P. Sivasankaran said in the Assembly. Thilothaman was told. However, the Department of Civil Supplies is getting official notification on Friday.