India

Rates and procurement of PDS sugar enhanced

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[ June 20, 2017 ] Department of Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs Civil Secretariat, Jammu/Kashmir has enhanced rates and procurement of PDS sugar through e-tendering for the year 2017-18. Sanction is also accorded to the enhancement of sale rates of PDS sugar to PHH rationees of the State from Rs 13 50 per kg to Rs 25 00 per kg and providing of sugar to PHH category only at the rate of Rs 25 per Kg. Procurement of 44478 MTs of sugar through e-tendering to be met out of the receipt of 2016-17 lying in revolving fund created for the purpose and deficit budget of Rs 100 00 crore to be provided by the Finance Department.