uniform procurement policy: Center follows uniform procurement policy; cannot take surplus parboiled rice: Food Secretary

Asserting that it follows a uniform and non-discriminatory procurement policy, the Center on Monday said the Telangana government was told much in advance that the Food Corporation of India cannot procure surplus parboiled rice due to sufficient stocks coupled with limited PDS demand for the grain. Union Food Secretary Sudhanshu Pandey clarified the Centre’s position … Read more