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Government of Meghalaya
Food Civil Suplies and Consumer Affairs Department

Supply of Rice to S.T./S.C. Hostels at B.P.L. prices

In pursuance to instructions from Govt. of India Rice is also supplied to the inmates of ST / SC Hostels and Vocational Training at the scale of 15 Kgs per inmate per month to the SC / ST Hostels and 5 Kgs per inmate per month to the Vocational Training Centre. However, in view of the short allocation of Rice received from Govt. of India as on April, 2015 to September, 2015, i.e., @ 118.06 MT the quantity of Rice allocated / distributed to the Districts is fixed at the scale of 5.44 Kgs per inmate per month to the SC / ST Hostels and 5 Kgs per inmate per month to the Vocational Training Centre.

The allocation for the month of October, 2016 to March, 2017, alongwith the details of beneficiaries and their scale of entitlement of rice are indicated below :-
District /
Sub - Division
Number of Hostels Number of V.T.C. Number of Inmates Allocation of Rice
per month
Total
Hostels Vocational Training Centre Hostels at the Scale of 4.73 Kgs V.T. Centres at the scale of 5 Kgs
01. 02. 03. 04. 05. 06. 07. 08.
Shillong. 63 4 6,232    478 29,477:36 2,390 31,867:36
Nongpoh. 25 14 2,841 1,661 13,437:93 8,305 21,742:93
Nongstoin. 35 - 2,218   10,491:14   10,491:14
Mawkyrwat. 7      519     2,454:87      2,454:87
Jowai. 20 1 1,824     78   8,627:52 390    9,017:52
Khliehriat. 12   814     3,850:22      3,850:22
Tura. 26 1 1,961     90   9,275:53 450    9,725:53
Ampati. 10   1,157     5,472:61      5,472:61
Williamnagar. 19   1,308     6,186:84      6,186:84
Resubelpara. 13      634     2,998:82      2,998:82
Baghmara. 14      869     4,110:37      4,110:37
Sohra. 12      589     2,785:97      2,785:97
Mairang. 5 1    191     11      903:43 55      958:43
Amlarem. 4     437     2,067:01      2,067:01
Dadengiri. 16      888     4,200:24      4,200:24
TOTAL 281 21 22,482 2,318 1,06,339.86 11,590 1,17,929.86