Kerala CM inaugurates website to make PDS more transparent
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy today inaugurated a web portal as part of making the Public Distribution System (PDS) more transparent.
The portal is dedicated to resolve the doubts of the people regarding PDS, the Chief Minister said.
The people can track the movement of rice and other grains from FCI godowns to the ration shops, he added.
The Chief Minister also inaugurated FMPDS system which enables citizen to get the number of the vehicle that carries food grains to the ration shops and the number of the dealer through SMS.
To make the PDS more efficient and transparent it is necessary to make use of modern technology, he added. Civil Supplies Minister Anoop Jacob were also present.