Consequent upon order dated 21.09.2016 by Patna High Court in CWJC No.5638 of 2011—Raiful Azam & others Vrs. The State of Bihar and others along with 141 other analogous cases, the State Government constituted a three member Commission under the Commission of Inquiries Act 1952 vide Government Notification No.52 dated 18th January 2016 issued under memo no.ग्रा० वि० वि -14 (विविध) न्याय- 07/2015-258459 dated 18th January 2016. Justice Uday Sinha, a very senior former Judge of Patna High Court was appointed its Chairman and Mr. Arun Kumar Singh, IA&AS (Retd.)- a former Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General of India and Mr. Sanjay Kumar Singh, IAS (Retd.)- a former Secretary, Finance (Exp.) were appointed as members. Mr. Shashi Bhushan Verma, a former Joint Secretary of Government of Bihar was appointed the Secretary of this Commission.

To determine the responsibility for the loss of food grain and for realization of equivalent amount of the same after the closure of Sampurn Gramin Rojgar Yojana and National Food for Work Schemes.