Tuesday, October 3, 2023

Fair Price Shops asked to issue food grains as per prescribe rate & quantity

Dimapur, May 7: In pursuant to the provision under the National Food Security Act 2013, Assistant Director of Supply, Dimapur, reminded all Fair Price Shops and Village Councils FPSs to strictly issue the foodgrains to the beneficiaries as prescribed rate and quantity.
The prescribed rate and quantity of PHH card is 5 kgs of rice per person at the rate of Rs 3 per kg while AAY Card Holder will get 35 kgs of rice per card at the rate of Rs 3 per kg.
Assistant Director therefore cautioned that failing to adhere to the order will invite action as per provision of the act. (Page News Service)