Supply Branch is manned by the following Officers and staffs
Supply Branch deal with Targetted Public Distribution System (TPDS) operated under the joint responsibility of the Central and the state Govt. The Central Govt. has taken the responsibility for procurement, storage, transportation and bulk allocation of food grain to the State Government, more than 75% Subsidy on the foodgrains being allotted under NFSA is provided by the Central Government. The responsibility for distributing the same to the consumers through the network of F.P.Shops rest with the state Govt through the District Authority.
The Sub-Divisional Officer (Supply) is the Nodal Authority for implementation of TPDS in the Sub-Division. Foodgrain is lifted from F.C.I. godown by the Government Nominees (Wholesalers) appointed by the State Government. For further distribution to the consumers, the F.P.Shop Dealers are appointed by the Sub-Divisional Officer (Supply) on the recommendation of the Village Dorbar. Then the foodgrain is sub-allotted to the 76 Fair Price Shops spread all over the Sub-Division. The Commodities distributed beside Rice, are Sugar & S.K. Oil. The distribution through TPDS evolved as a major instrument of the Government’s economic policy for ensuring availability of Food grain to the public at affordable prices as well as for enhancing the food security for the poor. It is an important constituent of the strategy for poverty eradication and is intended to serve as a safety net for them.
Under the Targeted Public Distribution System, families have been classified as follows:
|Serial No.||NAME OF THE SCHEME||NO. OF HOUSEHOLD||POPULATION|
|Serial No.||NAME OF THE SCHEME||SCALE OF ISSUE||RATE PER KG/LITRE|
|1||PHH||5 Kgs per head per month||Rs. 3.00 per kg|
|2||AAY||35Kgs per House Hold||Rs. 3 per Kg|
|3||NON-NFSA||7 Kgs per Household||Rs. 8.30 per Kg|
|4||Sugar||1 Kg per Household||Rs.30.00 per Kg|
|5||S.K.Oil||2.98 litre||From 33.30 to 35.65 per litre|
|Serial No.||Name of the Scheme||No. of Household/Beneficiaries||Quantity Allotted Per Month(in qtls)|
This Office has to keep watch over the function of 2 Nos Petrol pumps and 2 Nos of LPG Distributors in the Sub-Division.Monitoring open market price of Essential commodities. Further, this office have to lift and distribute the Mid-day Meal for 179nos of School in this Sub-Division. Then the F.P.Shop Dealers are to lift and hand over to the respective school within their F.P.S Centre The functioning of Targeted Public Distribution System was closely monitored by regular inspection made by the Inspecting Staff besides, the Village Vigilance Committee were set up to monitor and review the functioning of the TPDS at Fair Price Shop Level.