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Supply position of rice, LPG reviewed

Srinagar, Nov 28: Director Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) Bashir Ahmad Khan, today visited FCI godowns at Lethpora and Hindustan Petroleum LPG bottling plant Pampore for on spot assessment of the stock and supply position of essential commodities.

He was accompanied by Joint Director and Deputy Director Supplies Kashmir.


During the inspection of the FCI Godown at Lethpora, the Director was informed that 3021 MTs of Rice is available at the Godowns. He directed the FCI Officers to ensure timely dispatch of food grains so that people do not face any shortage.

He also visited LPG Bottling plant at Pampore and directed the company representatives of gas agencies to keep sufficient stocks of LPG cylinders available for the consumers. He was informed that about 2.5 Lakh cylinders are available while 1 Lakh more are in transit. He directed HPCL Plant Manger to ensure smooth supply of stock to all the Districts in time besides maintaining the stock for at least two months.