Economy Address rising food bill, revisit PDS rates: Economic Survey 2020 Updated : January 31, 2020 04:44 PM IST The food subsidy bill has increased from Rs 1,13,171.2 crore in 2014-15 to Rs 1,71,127.5 crore in 2018-19, the survey said. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.