SRINAGAR July 30 : Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) and Information Ch Zulfkar Ali stressed for filling up of all vacant posts in the department.
The Minister informed that the sanction has been accorded for the payment of commission charges @ Rs 143/- per quintal to the FPS dealers for the financial year 2017-18 w.e.f April 2017.
During the meeting, the Minister discussed cases pending at different courts. He directed the law officer to pursue the cases for their early disposal. The meeting also held detailed discussions on the sanctioned strength of staff in the FCS&CA department.
Director FCS & CA was asked to expedite the process of allotment of new Fair Price Shops in Jammu division for the smooth distribution of ration supply to the consumers.
The process of regularization of daily wagers/casual labourers/chowkidars was also discussed in the meeting.