OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF DIRECTORATE OF FOOD, CIVIL SUPPLIES AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS, JAMMU

   

The Department of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs is entrusted with the responsibility of distribution of essential commodities namely Rice, Wheat, Sugar, Kerosene Oil under the Public Distribution System. The Department implemented the National Food Security Act, 2013 in whole of the J&K State with effect from 1st of Feb, 2016 with the objective to provide access to adequate quantity of quality food at affordable prices. Currently foodgrains are received by the State from the Government of India, for distribution among the AAY, Priority Household (PHH) and Non-priority Households (NPHH). The Department also plays an active role in managing the supplies of other essential commodities.

The Department is also committed to protect and guard the interest of the consumers in the state. To redress the Consumer Grievances, the department has established the Consumer Redressal Agencies These agencies have proved to be fruitful institutions for redressing the grievances of the consumers. The State and District Consumer Councils have also been established under the Consumer Protection Act, 1987 to promote and protect the rights of the consumers.

 
Rates under National Food Security Act 2013
Item
Name
PHH(AAY) PHH(BPL) PHH NPHH
Rice 3

3

3

15

Atta 3

3

3

13

Wheat 2

2

2

12

Scale and Rates of Sugar under PHH Category

S.No.

Category

Monthly Scale

Rates pet Kg(In Rs)

 

1 PHH 500 gm/Per Soul Rs 25 per kg
Rates under MMSFES
Rice 15.00
Wheat 12.00
Atta 13.00
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