Framework for listing of Commercial Paper (See 'Dashboard') Santosh Gangwar: State crucial to implement labour laws (See 'Corp Brief') More Swiss tech for Indian Railway (See 'Corp Brief') Goa joins hands with Khadi Commission to boost local employment (See 'Corp Brief') Tata Steel to cull jobs from Dutch unit; expects to save USD 930 mil from cost cutting Infosys may face US class action amidst allegations of investment irregularities Nandan Nilekani: CEO, CFO recused from audit investigations into Infosys affairs Trade Marks Act, 1999 - Trade Marks Rules, 2017 cannot do way with statutory obligation of Registrar to communicate refusal of Trademark application with grounds of rejection : HC (See 'Legal Desk') PCA, 1988 - High Court cannot deny bail to P Chidambaram merely on speculation that witnesses are being influenced without any material basis: SC Larger Bench (See 'Legal Desk') INX media case: SC grants bail to Chidambaram in CBI case GST rate on Waste to Energy Plant/Devices executed on EPC basis (See 'THE INSIGHT' in Taxongo.com) Competition Act, 2002 - Scheme of act, 2002 contains no provision that makes recommendations of DG binding upon the Competition Commission: HC (See 'Legal Desk) Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996 - If factual findings about termination of contract survives challenges u/s 34 & 37 before High Court, SLP is not maintainable: SC (See 'Legal Desk) Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996 - Manner of appointment of substitute arbitrator is same as that of first arbitrator appointed by the Court where existence of agreement is derived from conduct of parties: HC (See 'Legal Desk) DHFL says Bank securitisation deals in-compliant with RBI norms Indigo look east policy; focuses on China, Southeast Asia Whistleblowers accuses WIPRO top management of taking unethical steps to boost revenue BSNL unite with YuppTV; ventures into video on demand market Govt clarifies on domestic manufacturing of solar cells (See 'Corp Brief') Goyal on tour to Sweden - 70 Indian Cos operating there (See 'Corp Brief) Foreign Exchange Management (Mode of Payment and Reporting of Non-Debt Instruments) Regulations, 2019 (See 'Dashboard') Foreign Exchange Management (Debt Instruments) Regulations, 2019 (See 'Dashboard') Anil Kumar Gautam takes over as Director (Finance) at NTPC DHFL resolution hits wall; bondholders to approach bankruptcy court (See 'Corpbrief') DRDO signs 30 Tech Transfer agreements (See 'Corpbrief') PMC Bank case: SC declines PIL by depositors to relax withdrawal restrictions Nikhil Gandhi takes charge of TikTok India Adani Group coal import case: HC helds Letters Rogatory non-conforming to applicable standards IL&FS case: HC grants Deloitte Haskins interim relief from coercive action in criminal proceedings

Phase-II of DBT in Fertilizer Subsidy launched

Published: Jul 11, 2019

By TIOLCORPLAWS News Service

NEW DELHI, JULY 11, 2019: UNION Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizersi D.V. Sadananda Gowda yesterday launched the Phase-II of the Direct Benefit Transfer of Fertilizer Subsidy (DBT 2.0), here.

On this occasion, Mr Gowda said that only by bringing transparency in administration can the Government bring a positive change in lives of the people. DBT in fertilizer subsidy is such a step in the direction of bringing ease of living in the lives of farmers through use of modern technology and plugging leakages, pilferages and black marketing, the Minister added.

The new initiatives of DBT 2.0 are as under:

DBT Dashboards:In order to facilitate accurate information gathering anddecision-makingw.r.t. the position of requirement/supply/availability of various fertilizers at National, State and District levels, theDoFhas developed various dashboards. These dashboards provide various reports regarding the Fertilizer Stock position at ports, plants, in States, at District levels;Proportionate requirement for the season and availability of stocks at various levels; Top 20 buyers;Frequentbuyers; Retailers not selling fertilizers etc.The reports would facilitate real-time monitoring of the availability and sale of fertilizers within each State/UT. Public can access the dashboards by clicking thee-urvarakwebsite ofDoF( www.urvarak.nic.in ).

PoS3.0 Software:TheMulti-lingual facility wouldprovideAadharvirtual ID optionforregistration,login and sale activity in DBT software.It would also have a provision for area-specific, crop-specific recommendations based on Soil Health Card (SHC) data.Further, it would capture sale to farmers, mixture manufacturers, planter association separately.

DesktopPoSVersion:Keeping in view the various operational challenges viz. limited PoS vendors, rush of sales due to peak season etc. the department has developed amultilingualdesktop version of PoS software as an alternative or added facility to PoS devices. Retailers withlaptops and computersystems can use high-speed broadband service for fertilizer sales. The Desktop software is more robust and secure as the application is developed and handled directly from the central HQ team atDoF.

 

TIOL CORP SEARCH

TIOL GROUP WEBSITES