OMSS Rice maximum bid quantity have been increased by Food Corporation of India to 2000 tons from existing 1000 tons and minimum bid quantity have been reduced to 1 ton from 10 tons to encourage more number of traders and others participation. The Government has been selling rice under OMSS scheme since June 2023 and quantity of sale is only 1.19 lakh tons, so far according to the news sources. The Government has decided to sell 25 lakh tons under OMSS.