Jharkhand

Entitlements


Category


Antodaya Anna Yojana (AAY)
 Quantity 
(kgs per household)
Price 
(₹ per kg)
 Rice/Wheat (only PVTGs) 35 kgs of cereals FREE
 Rice 35 kgs of cereals
 ₹ 3
 Wheat
 35 kgs of cereals ₹ 2
 Pulsesto be added in next fiscalto be added in next fiscal
 Iodised Salt 1 kg ₹ 0.5


Priority


 Rice5 kgs per person ₹ 3
 Wheat
 35 kgs pre person ₹ 2
 Pulsesto be added in next fiscalto be added in next fiscal

 Iodised Salt 1 kg ₹ 0.5


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Minister (Food and Public Distribution Department)
Secretary (Department of Food and Public Distribution)
Members of Parliament - Lok Sabha | Rajya Sabha



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News

2015
Food Security Act from July 1 in Jharkhand (The Times of India, 14 April 2015)

2014
Grain prices shoot up as shops run out of stock (Kelly Kislaya, Times of India, 10 April, 2014)
Shantinagar residents on agitation ( The Avenue Mail, 28 March, 2014)
PDS commission increased: CM(The Avenue, 25 February 2014)
Rice via Aadhar fingerprints
(The Telegraph, 23 Jan 2014)
Jharkhand farmers protest ‘double displacement’ (The Hindu, 22 Jan 2014)