Top-Stories

Wheat procurement during the current Rabi Season touches an all-time high of over 400 Lakh Metric Tonnes

WebdeskMay 29, 2021, 12:05 PM IST

Wheat procurement during the current Rabi Season touches an all-time high of over 400 Lakh Metric Tonnes

The procurement of wheat in the ongoing Rabi Marketing Season 2021-22 has crossed the 400 Lakh Metric Tonne mark. The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution said that so far, a quantity of over 400.45 Lakh Metric Tonnes of wheat has been procured which is an all-time high. It has exceeded the previous high of 389.92 Lakh Metric Tonnes. The Ministry said procurement of Wheat in the ongoing Rabi Marketing Season is continuing smoothly in the procuring States and Union Territories. They include Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Rajasthan, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. About 42.36 Lakh farmers have already benefited from the ongoing procurement operations with MSP value of over 79 thousand 88 crore rupees. The Ministry also said that the Paddy procurement in the ongoing season Kharif 2020-21 is also continuing smoothly in the procuring States. So far over 780 Lakh Metric Tonnes of paddy has been procured.

Comments

Also read: Team India pays tribute to ‘Flying Sikh’ Milkha Singh in WTC final ..

#RSSIsHere Ready For Selfless Service | RSS India | Rastriya Sewa | Latest 2021 | New | Trending

#RSSIsHere Ready For Selfless Service | RSS India | Rastriya Sewa | Latest 2021 | New | Trending Crisis comes uncalled, but sons of the soil, are the one who hold the nation first irrespective of the situation. The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has steadfastly performed its duties selflessly. The sangh is also preparing itself for the third wave of Corona and work can be seen in every part of the country. Download Organiser Mobile App: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.organiser...

Also read: One of the Masterminds of the Fake News in Ghaziabad Thrashing Case, Samajwadi Party ..

Woman Naxal Gunned Down By Security Forces In A Violent Clash in Bastar
The Abrogation of Article 370 paved the way for the development of J-K, Ladakh: Naqvi

Raksha Mantri leaves for New Delhi after praying to Devi Kamakhya

Guwahati: Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh paid a visit to Kamakhya temple atop Nilachal Hills on the southern bank of mighty river Brahmaputra on Friday and prayed to the deity before leaving for New Delhi. As the temple remains closed till 30 June because of the Covid-19 pandemic, the defense minister prayed in front of the temple’s main door. The Union minister also visited the newly erected 300 bedded corona care hospital set up by the DRDO at Sarusajai sports complex in the city, where Ass ...

Raksha Mantri leaves for New Delhi after praying to Devi Kamakhya