Civil Supplies

Role and Functionality of Department

The Civil Supplies Department was originally only a regulatory Department. Subsequently, its activities have been diversified to include purchase of paddy through PPCs for Cluster Milling Rice, distribution of essential commodities viz. Rice, Wheat, Sugar, Palmolive Oil and Red gram dal through Fair Price Shops under the Public Distribution System at subsidized rates through ePoS cum Electronic weighing machines who are having computerized BPL Ration cards (i.e. White, AAY and Annapurna), consumer affairs, monitoring of prices of essential commodities, distribution of LPG connections to BPL women (Deepam Scheme) through LPG Agencies, Enrollment under UID (Aadhaar) etc…

Schemes/Activities/Action Plan

  1. Public Distribution System :-Distribution of Rice to who are having BPL White cardholders at 5 Kgs of Rice per head for all of members at Rs.1/- per Kg.
  2. Anthyodaya Anna Yojana Scheme :- Distribution of Rice to who are having AAY cardholders at 35 Kgs of Rice per card at Rs.1/- per Kg
  3. Annapurna Scheme :- Distribution of Rice to who are having AAP cardholders at 10 Kgs of Rice per card on free of cost.
  4. Mid Day Meals/ ICDS scheme :- Distribution of Rice to the Schools under Mid day meal scheme and distribution Rice, P.Oil and Redgram Dall to the Anganwadi Centers on subsidized rates through F.P.Shops.
  5. Welfare Hostels and Jails :- Distribution of Rice to the BC Hostels/ SC Hostels/ ST Hostels/ Polytechnic colleges on subsidized rates.
  6. Jails :- Distribution of Rice to the Govt. Central Jails and other jails on subsidized rates.
  7. Deepam Scheme:- Distribution of LPG Deepam connections to who are having BPL cards with subsidy Rs.1600/- (for cylinder deposit – Rs.1450/- and Regulator deposit –Rs.150/-). Will be paid by the Government. In order to achieve the aim of the State Government to provide LPG connections to all house holds in the District and to declare the District as 100% LPG enabled District as smokeless District.






Sl. No.
Name of the Officer
Division / Mandal attached
1 Sri G.Nageswara Rao District Supply Officer 08672-252493
2 Sri N.Venkata Ramudu ASO, O/o District Supply office 8008301465
3 Smt P.Komali Padma ASO, Vijayawada Division 8008301470
4 Sri P.Syam Kumar ASO, Vijayawada Circle-I 8008301466
5 Sri A.Uday Bhaskar ASO, Vijayawada Circle-II 8008301467
6 Sri Rehamth Khan ASO, Vijayawada Circle-III 8008301473



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Sl. No
Website address
1 Civil Supplies Website
2 Ration cards
3 Distribution of Ration
4 Supply Chain Management
5 Verification of Aadhaar