Imphal, April 16
To ensure that the people of the State are provided uninterrupted supply of foodgrains especially rice, the State Government is distributing PDS items to every household in all the districts of Manipur under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY) on the backdrop of the outbreak of COVID-19 and lockdown in the State.
For Konthoujam AC in Imphal West district, 907.93 quintal of rice was lifted yesterday and for Khurai AC in Imphal East district a total of 801.1 quintal of rice was lifted yesterday.
A total of 14.35 quintal of rice under PMGKAY was lifted for Tamenglong yesterday, while 1182 quintal of rice for Tamei Sub-division, 75 quintal of rice under (OMSS) for Nungba Sub-division and 700 quintal for Tousem Sub-division were lifted yesterday.
For Chandel district, 91.05 quintal of rice under PMGKAY (AAY) and 137.57 quintal under PMGKAY were lifted yesterday.
There was no lifting of rice today in the following districts, Bishnupur, Senapati, Jiribam, CCpur, Pherzawl, Kangpokpi and Thoubal.