More ration Cards than the population in Sirmour

Oct 03, 2011 17:39 | Poltics

S.P Jerath:Nahan: For registration of ration card holders had been recorded 11744 as per census-2011 and the number of members register in ration card holders by Civil supplies department district Sirmour according to the numbers recorded in ration cards under public distribution system were 541908 while census-2011 had recorded the population of District was 530164.

Deputy Commisioner Sirmour Meera Mohanti warned to correct the numberof excess ratyion card holders by October 15 next otherwise strict action would be taken against those  holding forged number of members.
She said that case would be handed over to the police to register case against forged card holders.