Wheat, paddy procurement at all-time high: Government

UPSC Practice recommends Wheat, paddy procurement at all-time high: Government.

In addition, 869.76LMTs of paddy was procured on MSP for ongoing KMS 2020-21 and RMS benefitting 128.37 Lakh farmers. This is 14.55 % more paddy procured in comparison to last year’s corresponding period. Government agencies have also procured total 10,49,575.80 MT of Pulses and Oilseeds on MSP.

Courtesy: Economic Times

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