DIPR/ TMB Report
Imphal: State Government continues to provide PDS items to the Assembly Constituencies (ACs) of the State for distribution to the beneficiaries. The Government had been taking this initiative to ensure availability of foodgrain to its residents during the ongoing lockdown.
Today, in Imphal West District, beneficiaries of Uripok AC and Yaiskul AC were distributed with 2,046.95 quintal of rice under National Food Security Act (NFSA). Another 1,431.3 quintal of rice under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) was also distributed to the beneficiaries of Sagolband AC.
In Thoubal District too, 1,830.60 quintal of rice, allocated to Wangkhem AC under PMGKAY for the month of July, was distributed to the beneficiaries of the AC today. The rice which was distributed to Wangkhem AC today was lifted from godown on 7th of this month.
Meanwhile in Tamenglong District, there was report on lifting of 484 quintal of PMGKAY rice, allocated to its Tamenglong AC for the month of August, from FCI godown, Sangaiprou.