Basudevpur Municipality
ବାସୁଦେବପୁର ପୌରପାଳିକା

Sj. Ashok Kumar Das
Chairperson

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Smt. Arati Biswal
Vice-Chairperson

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Sri Samarendra Grahacharya
Executive Officer

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Dec
14
2018
10 : 41 AM

PDS

As passed by the Parliament, Government has notified the National Food Security Act, 2013 on 10th September, 2013 with the objective to provide for food and nutritional security in human life cycle approach, by ensuring access to adequate quantity of quality food at affordable prices to people to live a life with dignity. The Act provides for coverage of upto 75% of the rural population and upto 50% of the urban population for receiving subsidized food grains under Targeted Public Distribution System (TPDS), thus covering about two-thirds of the population. The eligible persons are entitled to receive 5 KGs of food grains per person per month at subsidised prices of Rs. 3/2/1 per Kg for rice/wheat/coarse grains. The existing Antyodaya Anna Yojana (AAY) households, which constitute the poorest of the poor, will continue to receive 35 KGs of food grains per household per month.

Contact Person: Shri  Ashok Kumar Behera, Marketing Inspector
Contact Phone: 9437159546
Last updated on 2018-01-31 18:22:42