SATURDAY, JULY 7, 2012 13:05
Revealed the Economic Committee in the House of Representatives, Saturday, for project work around the system in the distribution of the food basket of the ration card items for financial and technical reasons.
Said committee member Nahida Daini’s ” Twilight News “that” the system standard food basket was decided to postpone the application temporarily for financial reasons and technical, to the inability of the government to implement this project. “
“It’s the Economic Commission expects to provide food basket citizen when there is strong oversight and economic plans by the Ministry of Planning.”
Dani explained that “Ministry of Trade is the reason for the delay in the other, in order to contract with companies that delay is sober food, which reflected negatively on the Iraqi citizens.”
It was hoped to begin the introduction of the food basket of this month, which includes five food is flour, rice, oil, sugar and milk.
The system of delivery of the food basket per ration card items on time without delay based importer and one instead of multiple importers.
And return distribution system vocabulary of food according to the ration card to the Iraqi citizens to the year 1990, after the issuance of Resolution No. 661 on 6 August by the UN Security Council, who spent the imposition of economic sanctions against Iraq, while analysts point out that Iraq was adopted in the first case the distribution of food on the citizens on a monthly basis in 1942.
The majority of Iraqi cities witnessed demonstrations in protest on 25 February of last year, to demand better vocabulary ration card, and was among the other demands calling for improving the living conditions and quality of services provided to citizens.