Dimapur, October 31: Food and Civil Supplies, Dimapur is implementing “Allocation of Foodgrains under Welfare Institutions and Hostel Scheme”. This scheme has been launched after the merger of two schemes i.e Welfare Institutions Scheme and SC/ST/OBC Hostel Scheme.
The allocation of foodgrain for the residents/students of ST/SC/OBC Hostels is made in order to ensure standards of nutrition in institutions meant for the welfare and development of weaker sections of the society.
Under the scheme, the allocation of foodgrain is made for the residents/students of the ST/SC/OBC hostels subject to the condition that 2/3rd of the inmates belong to the ST/SC/OBC community.
The beneficiaries/hostels are entitled to receive food grains at BPL prices with an upper ceiling of maximum of 15kg per beneficiary per month.
In this connection, the eligible Welfare Institution/Hostels under Dimapur District have been directed to obtain the Release Order for lifting the foodgrains from the office of the undersigned from November 5 onwards during office hours. The stakeholders have also been directed to bring along with them the following documents as a perquisite to obtain the Release Order.
1. Aaadhaar of the Proprietor of the Welfare Institute/Hostel.
2. Eligibility Certificate/Registration of Society from the competent authority.
3. Residential/Location proof certificate from the competent authority.
(Page News Service)