ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Revamped Public Distribution System-Who Benefits and How Much

Revamped Public Distribution System Who Benefits and How Much? Kripa Shankar When it was found that in the backward rural areas people were getting no supplies from the Public Distribution System, a Revamped Public Distribution System (RPDS) was launched in 1992 for tribal, arid, hill and remotely located areas. The scheme now covers 2,496 blocks all over the country. Findings of a survey of RPDS in 21 tribal villages in Mirzapur district in UP.

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