The West Garo Hills Deputy Commissioner (Supply) has informed that PHH and AAY rice for January have been released through all the Tura Urban and Rural based Fair Price Shops. All the Fair Price Shops dealers are to issue the rice as per government-prescribed scale of 5 kg per head per month for PHH beneficiaries and 35 kg per head per card for AAY beneficiaries at Rs 3 per kg under NFSA, 2013.
Srimanta Sankardev Cultural Centre will celebrate Magh Bihu at the Namghar premises in Bishnupur, Shillong on Wednesday from 9 am. With great enthusiasm, the committee members and attendees will mark the occasion with a bonfire. The organisers have cordially invited all.