Civil Supplies department

Civil supplies godown turns school in Nabarangpur

Due to the lack of kitchen facilities, the students are forced to take lunch in the yard of the headmistress’ house, situated one km away from the school.

published on : 30th May 2022

Centre extends deadline for Rabi rice delivery

The Centre has extended the period of milling of paddy and delivery of custom milled rice to FCI in Telangana for Rabi 2020-21 marketing season till May 31, 2022.

published on : 5th May 2022

Russian invasion of Ukraine: Wheat procurement by private traders in Punjab at an all-time high

The highest purchase by private players stood at 2.9 lakh metric tonnes in 2014.

published on : 14th April 2022

Smuggling PDS rice big business for black marketers, at the cost of taxpayers money

Of late, there has been a marked increase in the number of people arrested for attempting to sell PDS rice, meant to feed the poor, in the black market. 

published on : 11th April 2022

Now, age test to ensure rice quality

Orders issued to conduct age tests on grain before transporting it to godowns across country

published on : 17th January 2022

Odisha's Balangir district paddy procurement woes: Probe initiated

Civil Supplies department officials also visited the rice mills in the block to check the registers and take stock of the purchased paddy.

published on : 12th January 2022

Andhra Pradesh to purchase grain directly from farmers through 4,813 RBKs

Elaborating further, the Civil Supplies Commissioner clarified that any discrepancies in the bank accounts and Aadhaar may cause some delay.

published on : 11th January 2022