BANGKOK, 31 July 2014 – The Prime Minister’s Office stated the inspection of rice stockpiles nationwide is nearly completed.
According to an online message of Permanent Secretary of the Prime Minister’s Office M.L. Panadda Dissakul, the inspection process is almost done and officials involved are compiling the result to be forwarded to the Rice Policy Committee. He stated the report would focus on the rice quality and the actual quantity of rice in the warehouses.
Meanwhile, the inspection team in Phichit has reported that they found 47,000 tons of rice were missing from silos of KTB Agro Company in Bang Moonnak District. The officials from the Public Warehouse Organization have already filed a lawsuit against the company for breaching of contract.