Panaji : March 17, 2020 …. The Department of Civil Supplies and Consumers Affairs has informed that the ration quota allotted for the month of April 2020 under National Food Security Act 2013 is as under Antyodaya Anna Yojana (AAY) cardholders 35 kg. rice per card for Rs. 3/- and Sugar 1 Kg for Rs. 13.50/-, and Annapurna (ANP) cardholder will get 10 kg. rice per card (Free of cost). The Welfare Institution Scheme cardholder will get (as allotted 15 kgs per inmates either rice/wheat) Rice for Rs. 6.15/- and wheat for Rs. 4.80/- as allotted. Similarly the Priority Households (PHH) will get 5 kg. rice per card for Rs. 3/-, Above Poverty line (APL) will get 8 kg. rice per card for Rs. 12.50/- and 6 kg wheat per card for Rs.10/-
All the fair price shops owners are informed that the quota lifting should start with immediate effect and to lift their released quota on or before March 31, 2020. It has stated that, no extension would be granted for lifting. The fair price shops are required to display the details of stock as well as sample quality of grains for consumer information. The ration cardholders are required to take their entitlement for April 2020 from their respective Fair Price Shops.
All cardholders/consumers are advised lodge their complaints if any to their respective Mamlatdar of the talukas or Department of Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Junta House, Panaji.