Collectors can, however, allow the cards to be split in genuine cases, says an official. | Photo Credit: B. VELANKANNI RAJ The Tamil Nadu government has directed the Collectors not to allow splitting of ration cards, as a matter of routine, in the run-up to the launch of the Kalaignar Magalir Urimai Thogai, a basic income scheme for women heads of families, scheduled for September 15. Under the scheme, eligible women are to be given ₹1,000 each in monthly assistance. But there would be only one beneficiary per family.
Since the ration cards form the basic unit for determination of […]