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Formation of a committee to study the status of the ration card for more than 36 million Iraqis

The Minister of Commerce Mohammed Hashim al-Ani formed a high-level committee to study the status of the ration card and the amounts allocated for the purchase of its items, announcing his request to secure adequate financial allocations to ensure the provision of ration card items over the course of a full year.

Al-Ani said in a statement, received by the agency {Euphrates News} a copy of today, “a number of measures to increase the financial allocations for the purchase of ration card items and increase its vocabulary as well as improve their qualities through the agreement with global origin.”

“A high-level committee has been set up to study the status of the ration card and the amounts allocated for the purchase of food items,” he said, adding that “a new roadmap has been drawn up, including a request for increased financial allocations for the purchase of food items over the course of a year. Financial allocations “.

He promised to work on “including this in the law of the general budget,” noting that “the high poverty rate, which exceeded in some provinces, 30 percent,” he went on to say, “This requires us to take firm and effective measures to help poor families through ensuring the nutritional status of those covered by the ration card system, Number of more than 36 million Iraqi citizens. ”

The Minister of Commerce said that “the ministry is serious this time in securing the food basket and improve its quality through mechanisms are being implemented, as well as work to increase the financial allocations through the General Budget Law for next year and the possibility of processing food vocabulary throughout the year.

He also referred to “the proposal to increase the quantities covered by the Social Welfare Act and equip them with full vocabulary.”

“The Vocabulary Support Program includes the addition of new materials such as milk and tea produced at the Iraqi-Vietnamese company’s farms, which are good qualities, as well as hiring Australian, Canadian and American exporters to buy wheat and rice to support nationally produced quantities through the marketing campaign for Iraqi farmers and farmers,” he said.

The Minister of Commerce to “recall the existence of new ideas for the development of the mechanisms of the ration card through a plan to ensure the processing of citizens basket of food at once and not fragmented as it loses the citizen accurate timing and may contribute to the change of vocabulary with poor qualities.” Source