The stores section is responsible for the purchase and distribution of various goods and services by the departments/inter-disciplinary programmes/units/sections, both from Institute’s main account as well as from the projects funds. It also includes the purchases to be made by the library (books/journals, etc.), health center (medicines/surgical petty items, etc.), and the Institute Works Department. The section ensures that all purchases and distribution are made following a uniform, systematic, efficient, and cost-effective procedure, in accordance with the relevant rules and regulations of the Institute.
Purchase and Distribution Manual 2018