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Jharkhand Minister Offers Aadhaar Compromise Amid Anger Over Girl's Death

The Jharkhand government today said people in the state don't need the unique identity number Aadhaar to get food from the public distribution system, 23 days after an 11-year-old girl allegedly di...

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Aadhaar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: State food minister

The Jharkhand government today said Aadhaar card was not mandatory to collect food grains from the public distribution system after a 11-year-old girl allegedly died of starvation. Local activists ...

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Aadhar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: Minister

Photo of the deceased girl, who allegdeglly died of starvation. taliking about the incident UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey said that all field agencies should also be extremely sensitive in ensuring...

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Jharkhand ‘starvation’ death: Victims’ mother allegedly heckled by residents over ‘bringing bad n...

The family members of Santoshi Kumari, the girl who died allegedly due to lack of ration in Jharkhand’s Simdega district on September 28, were allegedly harassed and heckled by some women residents...

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Jharkhand Chief Minister Goes For Diwali Ride, Leaves Helmet At Home

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das was on Thursday night seen riding a scooter in the state capital of Ranchi. Taking a Diwali night spin of the town with his supporters on other scooters, the C...

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Aadhar card not mandatory to get ration in Jharkhand: Minister

The Jharkhand government today said Aadhaar card was not mandatory to collect food grains from the public distribution system after a 11-year-old girl allegedly died of starvation. Local activists ...

10 hours

Jharkhand is a state in eastern India. It was carved out of the southern part of Bihar on 15 November 2000. Jharkhand shares its border with the states of Bihar to the north, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh to the west, Odisha to the south, and West Bengal to the east.