*Doda Administration takes various measures to provide relief to public amid Covid-19,FCS&CA department ensuring distribution of advance ration of two months on war footing* _84.51% of ration for the month of April and May stands delivered,98.37% of Rice for the month of April under PMGKAY till now across the district_
Publish Date : 01/06/2020
During the lockdown restrictions imposed due to outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19)across the district, the Department of FCS&CA Doda acting upon the directions of DDC Doda Dr Sagar D Doifode are working on war footing with regard to distribution of ration.
Department of FCS&CA,Doda district has started distribution of two months advance ration to the people. It has distributed about 84.51 % of advance ration for the month of April and May among Rationees.
Out of 42307.95 Quintal of wheat,atta and rice to be lifted,35754.63 Qtls has been lifted from FCI and 35754.63 Qtls stands distributed among the beneficiaries.
Department is also distributing rice under PMGKAY for the month of April, 2020: It has distributed about 98.37 % Rice under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana to each soul of AAY, PHH and BPL Categories @ 5KG per month. Out of 13080.60 Qtls of Rice to be lifted, 13080.60 Qtls has been lifted from FCI and 12867.60 Qtls stands distributed among the beneficiaries.
Furthermore, department has distributed Pulses (Gram Channa) under PMGKAY to the beneficiaries @ 1KG for three months. Out of total allocation of 654.67 Qtls of Pulses, 654.
67 Qtls has been received from NAFED and 639.34 stands distributed among the beneficiaries, which stands 97.65% in the district.
In addition, District Administration Doda on the directions of DDC Doda Dr Sagar D Doifode has already started a initiative to reach out to the distressed/needy ones, destitutes and stranded labourers during the ongoing lock down restrictions,in this regard 885 kits carrying essential commodities stands delivered till now among the needy ones and the process of distribution is ongoing across the district with utmost importance.