PDS rice lifted

Imphal, May 22 (DIPR): To ensure that the people of the State are provided with PDS items especially rice, certain Assembly Constituencies (ACs) in the State lifted PDS rice allocated for May 2020 from several godowns located at various parts of the State. A total of 2,157.1 quintals of rice under NFSA was lifted today in Imphal West District. The lifted rice consisted of 1,452.1 quintals for Singjamei AC and 705 quintals for Mayang Imphal AC. Not just lifting but also distribution of 2,216.75 quintals of rice under PMGKAY to the beneficiaries of Mayang Imphal AC and Yaiskul AC were carried out today. In the District, 312.45 quintals of dal was lifted for distribution to its beneficiaries. In Churachandpur, 852.50 quintals of rice under PMGKAY was lifted for Singngat AC while Churachandpur AC lifted 1,280.82 quintals of rice under NFSA.