Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan said that all FCI depots will have online operations by March 2016. He released a logo and a tag line on the eve of launch of Digital India Week. Paswan said that depot online is a part of vision of the government to transform the food distribution supply chain in the country. It would facilitate process automation, standardization and efficiency of the management of food grain distribution.
A contest was held on MyGov platform for designing a logo and tagline for depot online system. Anurag Saxena won out of 500 contestants. Paswan gave away cash award to the winner at Krishi Bhavan today.