Departmental Related Standing Committee-I (DRSC-I) of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council Monday urged the government for enhancement of K-Oil quota for Kashmir division during the winter season.
The Committee, which met here today under the chairmanship of MLC Ghulam Nabi Monga, discussed and reviewed the functioning of Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department (FCSCA).
Legislators, Ali Muhammad Dar, Ashok Khajuria and Sofi Yousuf attended the meeting.
While discussing the functioning of the Department, the Committee decided to recommend for enhancement of kerosene oil to the consumers of the Valley for winter season. The K-oil is presently being distributed as per the census of 1991 while as the ration and food-grains are being provided as per census of 2011.
The Committee will also recommend for opening of new ration depots in far flung areas for convenience of the people.