Right To Food Campaign Rtfc
India  /  Published 23.08.22

Centre in a spot over iron rice

Two citizens’ alliances on Monday accused the Centre of trying to “cover up” what they have described as its “irresponsible” and “unscientific” decision to re...
By Animesh Bisoee, G.S. Mudur in Jamshedpur, New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.07.22

Hemant claims credit for no hunger death

Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren reminded people of the starvation deaths during the erstwhile BJP-led government and patted his own government as nobody died of hunger even during the Covid lock...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.05.22

Dilemma over rice diet in Jharkhand

A young girl and her brother from a village in Chakulia block of East Singhbhum district in Jharkhand, both suffering from sickle cell anaemia, are now in a dilemma on eating rice. For Vandana Patro,...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 09.05.22

Report: 51,000 govt schools close

The UDISE Plus report for 2020-21, released last week, shows a further dip by 521 to 1,032,049, the relatively smaller decline presumably owing to a slowdown in school mergers amid the pandemic. Whil...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.02.21

Appeal against budget food funds cuts

A joint delegation of the Right to Food Campaign and Phia (Partnering Hope Into Action) Foundation, a charity, on Saturday met Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren and requested against any cuts on f...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.12.20

State: hunger pangs worse now

“The rest got the free grain only for only some months. Amongst those without a NFSA ration card, almost a third had applied for a card, but had not obtained one. Another 18 per cent were unawar...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 24.09.20

Plea for food security in Jharkhand

A delegation of the Jharkhand chapter of Right to Food Campaign met food and public distribution minister Rameshwar Oraon here on Wednesday and urged the government to ensure that all eligible persons...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 02.02.20

Cuts show apathy to rural economy: NGOs

The cuts in the budget outlays for the rural job scheme, food subsidies and the minimum support price for farmers suggest the rural economy is a low priority with the Narendra Modi government, non-gov...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.06.20

Jharkhand mourns migrant deaths

Right to Food Campaign (RtFC) and its partner organisations observed two minutes silence on Monday at various places across the state to mourn the lockdown induced deaths of migrant workers. The count...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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