The Department of Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs has allocated ration quota for the month of November , 2023 under National Food Security Act, 2013 Antyodaya Anna Yojana and Priority Household (AAY and PHH)(Fortified Rice), Tide over (APL)(Fortified Rice)(Regular),Tide over Wheat and Welfare Institution Scheme (Fortified Rice) as under:
The allocation for Antyodaya Anna Yojana (AAY) is 35.00 kg Fortified rice per card at free of cost, for Priority Household (PHH)Fortified Rice category 5.00 kg per beneficiary is allotted at free of cost, for Above Poverty Line (APL)(Fortified Rice) 10.00 kg rice per card at Rs. 12.50/- and Above Poverty Line (APL) 5.00 kg wheat per card is allotted at Rs. 10.00/- and for the category of Welfare Institution Scheme, 15 kg per inmate either rice/wheat is allotted at Rs. 6.15/- per kg and 15 kg wheat per inmate either rice /wheat at Rs. 4.80/- per kg.
All the Fair Price Shops Dealers are informed that the quota lifting should start with immediate effect and they should lift their released quota on or before October 31, 2023 strictly and no extension would be granted for lifting. The ration card holders are required to take their entitlement for November, 2023 from their respective Fair Price Shops.
The Fair Price Shops are required to display the details of stocks as well as sample quality of grains for consumers information and all cardholders/consumers are requested to give their complaints, if any to the respective Civil Supplies Inspector of Pernem/Bardez/Bicholim/Sattari/Tiswadi/Ponda/Salcete/Mormugao/Quepem/Sanguem and Canacona Taluka or Department of Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Junta House, Panaji-Goa.
The Department has issued Helpline No. 1967, 18002330022 and taluka wise contact No. are as Pernem- 2201700, Bardez-2266720, Tiswadi-2220225, Bicholim-2360500, Sattari-2374900, Ponda-2319341, Salcete-2725099, Mormugao-2500550, Quepem-2662500, Canacona-2644425, Sanguem-2604090 and Dharbandora-2614021 as informed by the Department of Information and Publicity.