Antyodaya Anna Yojna (A.A.Y.)

The Scheme has been implemented in Meghalaya with effect from November 2001 as per guideline of Government of India. It covers the poorest families in the State and 35 Kgs of rice are supplied per month at the price of Rs. 3.00 per Kg to each identified poorest family.

At present 70,200 poorest families are covered under AAY scheme. Rice is supplied by the Ministry of Food and Public Distribution through the Food Corporation of India at the price of Rs. 300/- per quintal. At the same time Government of India have fixed the issue price of Rice at Rs. 3.00p per Kg with instructions that transport cost and other incidental charges in connection with the implementation of the Scheme should be borne by the State Government.

Eligibility Criteria for AAY Sub-Division Total Beneficiaries List
1 Williamnagar 3288 download or view file
2 Resubelpara 3906
3 Nongpoh 3005
4 Markyrwat 1664
5 Mairang 1500
6 Khliehriat 2361
7 Jowai 2964
8 Nongstoin 1590
9 Ampati 9040
10 Baghmara 2681
11 Tura 5553
12 Amlarem 1286
13 Dadenggiri 8638
14 Sohra 2100
15 Shillong 16663
16 Pynursla 3959
Total 70198