This question was previously asked in

MPPEB Stenographer 31 July 2018 Shift 1 Official Paper

Option 2 : 125

**Given **

Total number of blanket = 87375

Number of localities = 698

**Concept Used **

Dividend = Divisor × Quotient + Remainder

**Calculation **

Let the no. of blankets kept himself be x

According to the question,

Dividend = Divisor × Quotient + Remainder

⇒ 87375 = 698 × x + x

⇒ 87375 = 698 × 125 + 125

As the remainder is 125

**∴ 125 blankets should he keep so that all the complexes get equal number of blankets**