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About the Supply Department

Right to Life is a fundamental right to all its citizen under Indian Constitution. Right to life primarily associated with right to food.Availability of Food is a necessary condition for food security. The Department of Food, Public Distribution and Consumer Affairs, Purbi Singhbhum primarily focus on the availability of food particularly to the destitute above the age of 65 years not covered in the State or Central Social Security pension scheme as well as primitive tribe family, poorest of the poor in rural and urban area, family living below poverty line through the targeted public distribution scheme and the family living above the poverty line. Department of Food, Public Distribution and Consumer Affairs, Purbi Singhbhum is the nodal department for Lifting, distribution, Monitoring and Supervision of food grain from 11 Jharkhand State Food Corporation and Civil Supply Godown to the 1262 PDS shop out of which 358 shops are running by self help groups and 56 by women. The main central and State schemes implemented by the department:

1. Annapurna Yojana – Those destitute who are above 65 years of age and not covered in State or Central Social Security Scheme. They are issued special Green Ration Card. There are 3441 beneficiaries who are getting 10 Kg food grain free of cost per month.

2. Antyodaya Anna Yojana – Targeted group are poorest of the poor in rural and urban areas. They are issued special yellow ration card. 58771 families in the district are getting 35 Kg. food grain per month at the rate of 1 Rs. per Kg.

3. Targeted Public Distribution Scheme – 79307 families below poverty line are getting 35 Kg. food grain per month at the rate of 1 Rs. per Kg.

4. Special BPL – 50014 families living below poverty line who neither have the benefit of AAY nor TPDS have been providing 20 Kg. of food grain at the rate of 1 Rs. per Kg from October 2010. From December 2011, they are getting 35 Kg. at the rate of 1 Rs. per Kg. per month.

5. Mukhya Mantri Daal, Bhat Yojana – Launched on 15th August 2011 in urban area at seven (7) places of the district. 400 peoples are being provided 200 grams rice per people along-with pulse or vegetable by the self help group. From 2nd October 2011, 10 Daal-Bhat centres has been started at block headquarter area where per day 200 peoples are being provided 200 grams rice per people along-with pulse or vegetable by the self help group.

 

Dealer List - Blockwise

Sl.No Block Name
PDS Dealer List
1
Bahragora (बहरागोड़ा)
2
Boram (बोड़ाम)
3
Chakulia (चाकुलिया)
4
Dhalbhumgarh (धालभूमगढ़)
5
Dumaria (डुमरिया)
6
Ghatshila (घाटशिला)
7
Golmuri cum Jugsalai (गोलमुरी सह जुगसलाई)
8
Gurabandha (गुदाबान्धा)
9
Musabani (मुसाबनी)
10
Patamda (पटमदा)
11
Potka (पोटका)