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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 Government of India Rice is also supplied to the inmates of S.C./ S.T. Hostels and Vocational Training at the scale of 15 Kgs per inmate per month to the S.C./ S.T. Hostels and 5 Kgs per inmate per month to the Vocational Training Centre. However, in view of the short allocation of Rice received from Government of India as on April, 2013 to March, 2014, i.e., @ 118.06 M.T. the quantity of Rice allocated / distributed to the Districts is fixed at the scale of 5.44 Kgs per inmate per month to the S.C./ S.T. Hostels and 5 Kgs per inmate per month to the Vocational Training Centre.

The allocation for the month of April, 2013 to March, 2014, alongwith the details of beneficiaries and their scale of entitlement of rice
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 5.44 Kgs V.T Centres at the scale of 5 Kgs
01. 02. 03. 04. 05. 06. 07. 08.
01. Shillong 54 4 4976 481 27069.44 2405 29474.44
02. Nongpoh 24 10 2719 1415 14791.36 7075 21866.36
03. Nongstoin 34 - 1952 - 10618.88 - 10618.88
04. Williamnagar 19 - 1308 - 7115.52 - 7115.52
05. Jowai 20 2 1954 50 10629.76 250 10879.76
06. Sohra 14 - 542 - 2948.48 - 2948.48
07. Khliehriat 12 - 439 - 2388.16 - 2388.16
08. Mairang 5 - 204 - 1109.76 - 1109.76
09. Amlarem 6 - 393 - 2137.92 - 2137.92
10. Ampati 10 - 1157 - 6294.08 - 6294.08
11. Resubelpara 13 - 634 - 3448.96 - 3448.96
12. Mawkyrwat 4 - 418 - 2273.92 - 2273.92
13. Dadengiri 12 - 594 - 3231.36 - 3231.36
14. Baghmara 14 - 869 - 4727.36 - 4727.36
15. Tura 22 - 1736 - 9443.84 - 9443.84
  Total 263 16 19895 1946 108228.8 9730 117958.8