IMPHAL: In continuance of the State Government’s initiative to ensure adequate supply of PDS items specially rice, several Assembly Constituencies carry on with lifting of rice from different godowns of the State for distribution to its beneficiaries.
In Imphal West District, a total of 4,148.95 quintal of rice under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) was lifted today. The lifted rice consisted of 2,270.7 quintal for Lamshang AC, 970.25 quintal for Langthabal AC and 908 quintal for Mayang Imphal AC.
Jiribam AC too lifted 639.76 quintal of PMGKAY rice from FCI godown, Jiribam today thereby completing its allocated quota of rice under PMGKAY and National Food Security Act (NFSA).
There was report on lifting of 1,939.90 quintal of PMGKAY rice for Saikot AC of Churachandpur District today. In the District, 150 quintal of rice (OMSS) under MLA-LAD was also distributed to the beneficiaries of Henglep AC.
Mao AC of Senapati District had completed its lifting of allocated PMGKAY rice today. The AC lifted 2,125.70 quintal today and 1,988.95 quintal on 20th of this month.
On 20th June, 2020 Nungba AC of Noney District lifted 1,107.2 quintal of NFSA rice from FCI, Sangaiprou. In Bishnupur District too, Thanga AC and Kumbi AC lifted 1,456.70 quintal and 1,854.45 quintal of rice under the same scheme on 19th June, 2020.