For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

Govt releases Rs 4,300 cr for FCI against the subsidy claim of Rs 32,652 cr: Media Reports

By Religare

The ruling UPA government informed the Parliament that it has paid nearly Rs 4,300 crore to the Food Corporation of India (FCI) as against the food subsidy claim of Rs 32,652.43 crore of last fiscal, said PTI report.

in a written reply to the Lok Sabha, Food Minister KV Thomas said, "For the year 2012-13, provisional claim of Rs 32,652.43 crore has been received from FCI against which amount of Rs 4,295.05 crore has already been released."


Report said that Food Ministry has approached Finance Ministry for additional requirement of funds.

The final claim of FCI till 2011-12 has already been settled except for an amount of Rs 109.61 crore due for 2010-11, Thomas added.

Dion Global Solutions Ltd.

Read more about: food subsidy fci
Company Search
Enter the first few characters of the company's name or the NSE symbol or BSE code and click 'Go'


We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Goodreturns sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Goodreturns website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more