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The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution is a government ministry of India. The Ministry is headed by a Cabinet rank minister. The current Minister is Ram Vilas Paswan.
New Delhi, July 1 The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought response from the Centre and various ecommerce ...
The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, mandated to check the prices of essential commodities, today stated that a minor surge in prices of 22 essential commodities, including vegetables, pulses, oils and grains, during the lockdown is not worrisome and will be contained in coordination with various ministries.
Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala on Monday said that allowing the export of varieties of masks, ventilators, and raw textile materials for making masks and coveralls to go on till March 19, even when the World Health Organisation (WHO) had asked for stockpiling them due to the impending coronavirus crisis, was a "criminal conspiracy".
Observing that India accounts for around four per cent of the global e-waste generated annually that is becoming a major health hazard, a leading voluntary body has strongly argued for responsible management and disposal of loads of electronic waste to ensure their sustainable consumption.
In view of the soaring prices of onion across the country, Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Monday chaired a meeting with Chief Secretaries of 11 major onion producing states to review the issue of rising prices.