Sufficient stock of foodgrains with FCI

by Yash Shah

As per the Food Corporation of India (FCI) report dated June 28, 2020, FCI currently has 26.63 million metric tonnes (MMT) rice and 55.03 MMT wheat. Hence, a total of 81.66 MMT food grain stock is available. About 5.5 MMT food grains is required for a month under National Food Security Act and other welfare schemes. Since the lockdown, a total of 27.77 MMT has been transported.

References
1. https://www.pib.gov.in/PressReleasePage.aspx?PRID=1635131