The Paddy Marketing Board releases rice stocks for the local market for the first time. It will be released tomorrow under the brand name of ‘PMD Rice’. The first sack of rice brand will be presented to President Maithripala Sirisena tomorrow. 15,000 kilograms of rice will be released to the market under the first phase. The Board expects to discharge 4,000 metric tons of rice before the end of this year.
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