The government has announced direct cash transfer of subsidies to beneficiaries with January 1 as the deadline for rolling out the scheme in 51 districts. But is that the cure for in-kind schemes like the food public distribution system that is in a shambles? DTE looks at various aspects of direct cash transfers
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