There are two types of raw rice. Old rice which is stored for more than 6 months and new rice . New rice requires less water. Old rice requires more water. There are different varieties of rice long grain , basamathi, sona massuri .... New rice 1 and 1/2 cup water is ok. Old rice needs more water 2 cups sometimes 3 cups also.Old rice is good for health. New rice causes indigestion problem.
Rice grains 1 cup
Water 2 cups
1. Wash the rice grains 3 times in water and put it in a cooker or you can cook directly or in a pressure cooker bowl.
2. Add 2 cups of water and cook it until it is fully cooked. If you are cooking in cooker place the whistle while before cooking the rice on the lid. After 3 whistle turn to low flame and cook for 5 minutes and switch off the stove.