Public distribution system

Representational picture. Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint
People wait for their turn to withdraw cash outside banks, days after demonetization was announced on 8 November 2016. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint
People waiting to get ration from a public distribution system outlet in Haryana. The digitization of delivery of government services is good, but insensitive policies, coupled with poor implementation and flawed security measures, can have grave consequences. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

Death by data

4 min read . 27 Oct 2017