The Food Corporation of India is an organization created and run by the Government of India and also run by state Governments. Its top official is designated as Chairman. It was started in 1965 with its Initially headquartered at Chennai. Later this was moved to New Delhi. It also has regional centers in the capitals of the states. Important regions of the state also serve as district centers.
Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan has asked states/UTs to lift foodgrains from ...
Uttarakhand government on Saturday decided to give an extra 12.5 kg foodgrain per family under PM Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana for next three months to 13.17 lakh families in order to ensure availability food to the poor during the crisis created by COVID-19.
All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not take into account the condition of migrant labourers while announcing the countrywide lockdown.
The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has moved two vessels to Andaman and Nicobar islands and seven smaller vessels to Lakshadweep islands in a bid to ensure the availability of food grain supply in the remote areas amid the coronavirus lockdown.
The Food Corporation of India (FCI) moved 158 train loads carrying about 4,42,000 Metric Tonnes food grains during the 25 days of countrywide lockdown to North-Eastern states at double its normal average of about 80 train loads per month.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the citizens to keep taking proper precautions and said that together we will certainly defeat the coronavirus pandemic.
East Coast Railway supplied 3,364 tonnes of wheat to Food Corporation of India (FCI) here on Saturday.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to extend the lockdown implemented to prevent spread of novel coronavirus for another two weeks.
Food Corporation of India (FCI) is making all possible efforts to ensure uninterrupted supply of food grains to Karnataka amid the nationwide lockdown imposed to check the spread of the coronavirus.
The Central government on Friday announced that COVID-19 testing capacity has been increased as the number of confirmed cases continues to rise.