Press Reporter News Service
Gurugram, July 15
Out to make ration dispersal problem and grievance free for residents, nation’s first grain ATM has been put in in Gurugram as a pilot undertaking.
This machine might be put in underneath the ‘World Meals Programme’ of ‘United Nation’, and is named Automated, Multi Commodity, Grain Shelling out Machine.
Haryana Deputy Chief Minister, Dushyant Chautala, who additionally holds the portfolio of Meals and Civil Provides Division stated these ATMs might be put in in any respect ration depots throughout the state.
He stated with the set up of ‘Grain ATMs’, all of the complaints concerning the time and proper measurement of ration amount might be redressed. “This is able to not solely profit the shoppers however would additionally cope with scarcity of meals grains at Authorities Depots and would convey extra transparency within the public meals distribution system than earlier than. After the profitable completion of this pilot undertaking at Farrukhnagar in Gurugram district, there’s a plan to put in these meals provide machines at Authorities Depots throughout the State” stated Chautala.
That is an automated machine which works like a financial institution ATM with negligible error in measurement. This automated machine is provided with biometric system with a contact display screen, the place the beneficiary must enter the Aadhaar Card or Ration Card distinctive quantity. On biometric authentication, the meals grains prescribed by the Authorities to the beneficiaries might be mechanically crammed within the luggage put in underneath the machine. Three kinds of grains wheat, rice and millet could be distributed by way of this machine.
At current, distribution of wheat has been began from the Grain ATM machine put in in Farrukhnagar.