SHILLONG: The Deputy Commissioner (Supply), East Khasi Hills District has informed the public that rice under NFSA, Non-NFSA and wholemeal atta for the month of August 2018 and sugar for the month of July, August and September 2017 will be released through the fair price shops with effect from August 23, a press release stated on Tuesday.
Scale of issue for Rice under AAY is 35 kgs per card @ Rs. 3/- per kg, PHH 5 kgs per unit @ Rs. 3/- per kg, T.O. 9.5 kgs per household @ Rs. 11.70/- to Rs. 12.00/- per kg. Wholemeal Atta will be issued at the scale of 8 kgs for urban areas and 6 kgs for rural areas @ Rs. 8.00/- per kg. Sugar will be issued at the scale of 3 kgs per household for NFSA and NFSA @ Rs. 30.00/- per kg. Any non-supply, overcharging of rate or supply of inferior quality should be reported to the office of the Deputy Commissioner (Supply), East Khasi Hills District, Shillong.