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  • FCI let over 4 lakh tonne wheat rot away: CAG

    FCI let over 4 lakh tonne wheat rot away: CAG

    The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) has picked holes in the functioning of Food Corporation of India (FCI) in 2015-16, citing fraudulent payments and spoilage of 4.72 lakh tonnes of wheat worth Rs.700.30 crore. In its report that was tabled......

    August 4, 2017
  • Complete all formalities related to GST at earliest: HP govt to FCI

    Complete all formalities related to GST at earliest: HP govt to FCI

    The Himachal Pradesh government on Tuesday issued directions to Food Corporation of India (FCI) officials to complete all formalities related to Goods and Services Tax (GST) so that ration under Public Distribution System (PDS) could be releases to depot holders......

    July 11, 2017
  • Govt to sell 14,000 tonnes of wheat in Delhi to check rates

    Govt to sell 14,000 tonnes of wheat in Delhi to check rates

    The government has doubled the quantity of wheat to 14,000 tonnes to be sold in open market through auction in the national capital on November 24 in order to check prices. The Centre recently released 10 lakh tonnes of wheat......

    November 21, 2016
  • Food Ministry favours slashing import duty on wheat

    Food Ministry favours slashing import duty on wheat

    The Union Food Ministry has strongly favoured the slashing of duty on wheat imports to at least 15 per cent from the existing 25 per cent in order to boost domestic availability of the food grain. "This move to bring......

    September 18, 2016