Punjab created a new record in delivery of Rice in Central Pool : Kairon
February 08, 2016
Punjab has created a new record in the delivery of Rice to the central pool by contributing a major part of its produce to the
Central Pool. This was disclosed by Food Minister Mr. Adaish Pratap Singh Kairon while addressing an especially convened meeting of the officers of Food and Supplies department to review the progress of delivery of rice of KMS 2015-16 to the central pool.
State Procurement Agencies procure paddy from the farmers at MSP and deliver it to the rice millers of the state for the purpose
of custom milling. The custom milled rice is delivered to FCI for central pool was reviewed by Food Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Minister during the meeting.