"All States Must Implement One Nation One Ration Card Scheme": Supreme Court Reserves Judgement In Suo Moto Migrant Workers Case

12th June,2021

"All States Must Implement One Nation One Ration Card Scheme": Supreme Court Reserves Judgement In Suo Moto Migrant Workers Case



The Supreme Court on Friday saw that all States should execute the" One Nation One Ration Card" plot, which permits traveler workers to get proportion profits by any piece of the country, regardless of where their apportion card is enrolled. This perception came after Counsels for West Bengal showed up and presented that a cultivating issue for Aadhaar had kept them from carrying out the Scheme, the Bench of Justices Ashok Bhushan and MR Shah expressed that no reasons could be given and that all States should execute something similar.

The direction was given in the Suo Moto Case – "In Re Problems and Miseries of Migrant Workers". In the present hearing, Senior Advocate Dushyant Dave raised the issue of non-accessibility of advantages to those traveler laborers who were not enrolled. "The 2.8 crore figure that has been tallied a very long time back, has been considered hallowed. Regardless of headings in 2018, there has been gateway. We have no logical information to continue. These are weak areas of society; they are under genuine trouble. The monetary circumstance is undeniably more critical than last year.

In light of the inquiries presented by the Bench on materialness of the plans to transient specialists who were not enrolled, Solicitor-General Tushar Mehta presented that the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojna had been stretched out to November and number of travelers had additionally been recognized. ASG Aishwarya Bhati likewise enhanced the Center's entries by expressing that 8 lakh metric huge loads of food grain had been given, and that the way of dissemination had been left to the states.

In light of the resistance by Dave who expressed that the Center was attempting to move the weight to the States, the Court noticed that the Union had effectively given an endeavor that they would obtainment the merchandise for dispersion.