GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF LAW AND JUSTICE
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO: 3880
FREE FOODGRAIN TO POOR SECTION HARSH VARDHAN
(a)whether the Supreme Court recently directed the government to provide cheap and free foodgrains to the poor section of the society;
(b)if so, the details thereof;
(c)whether the said direaive is beyond the Supreme Court jurisdiction;
(d)if so, the reaction of the Government thereto; and
(e)the steps taken by the Government in this regard?
MINISTER OF LAW AND JUSTICE (Dr. M. VEERAPPA MOILY)
(a) to (e):The information is being collected and will be laid on the Table of the House.