FCI Payment

Under the National Programme of Mid Day Meal in Schools, free foodgrains are supplied to Districts @100gms and @150grms per child per day for children studying in Primary (class I to V) and Upper Primary (class VI to VIII) stage respectively. Local depots of the Food Corporation of India (FCI) supply the food grains and centralized payment of cost of food grains is made to the FCI by the Govt. of India without obtaining confirmation of lifting from the Statres/UTs.

Now, the Government of India has decided to decentralize the payment of cost of foodgrains under the Mid Day Meal Scheme to the District level from the financial year i.e. 2010-11 with effect from 01-04-2010. The procedure to be followed for supply of food grains by FCI and payment to be made to FCI towards cost of food grains supplied under the scheme.

Payment made to FCI:-

2016-17
Sl. No. District Foodgrain Lifted during the
Financial Year 2016-17 (April 2016 to March 2017) (In MT)
Payment made to FCI for  Foodgrain during the Financial Year 2016-17 (April 2016 to March 2017) (In Rs.)
Primary Upper Primary Total Primary Upper Primary Total
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
1 East Khasi Hills 1505.016 889.521 2394.537 4515048 2668563 7183611
2 Ri- Bhoi 719.617 377.712 1097.329 2158851 1133136 3291987
3 West Khasi Hills 941.345 489.002 1430.347 2824035 1467006 4291041
4 South West Khasi Hills 385.212 214.549 599.761 1155636 643647 1799283
5 West Jaintia Hills 662.042 406.922 1068.964 1986126 1220766 3206892
6 East Jaintia Hills 365.055 213.842 578.897 1095165 641526 1736691
7 East Garo Hills 501.483 254.841 756.324 1504455 764523 2268978
8 North Garo Hills 470.963 348.729 819.692 1412889 1046187 2459076
9 West Garo Hills 1159.500 768.148 1927.648 3478500 2304444 5782944
10 South West Garo Hills 393.143 256.587 649.730 1179429 769761 1949190
11 South Garo Hills 478.842 334.659 813.501 1436526 1003977 2440503
  Total 7582.218 4554.512 12136.730 22746660 13663536 36410196