65,000 tonne of rice released for flood-hit Kashmir Valley

Jammu and Kashmir government on Saturday said 65,000 tonne of rice have been released for free distribution to flood-affected people in the Valley.

‘Nearly 1L tonne foodgrain lost in FCI godowns’

About 0.87 lakh tonne foodgrains
was lost in the FCI godowns till September this fiscal due to
factors like moisture, rats, birds and general spoilage,
Parliament was informed on Monday.

Over four tons of foodgrains rotted in FCI godowns’

Over four tons of wheat and rice have rotted in the godowns of Food Corporation of India in Bihar`s Darbhanga district, an FCI official said today