Special food package for festive season in Bangla

Like every year, this year too the State Government is providing foodgrains, pulses and oil to people on the occasion of the festive season – Durga Puja, Kali Puja, Diwali and Chhath Puja, under the categories of Antyodyay Anna Yojana (AAY) and State Priority Households (SPHH).

The subsidised rates are:

Mustard oil: 1 litre at Rs 97
Flour: 500 gram at Rs 23 per kg (subsidised rate)
Sugar: 500 gram at Rs 32 per kg (subsidised rate)

These are being provided in two phases – October 1 to 15 (for Durga Puja) and October 22 to November 5 (for Kali Puja, Diwali and Chhath Puja).

For further details, visit the website http://www.wbpds.gov.in, or call 1967 or 1800 345 5505 (8am to 8pm) or (033) 2252 8712 (control room number, 10.30am to 5.30pm), or visit the block food inspector’s office.