Step up paddy and maize procurement, AICC tells Telangana CM

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The Congress has asked the Telangana federal government to stage up attempts to procure paddy and maize to assist farmers tide more than the disaster.

“The federal government has promised that it would open up seven,five hundred procurement centres to invest in the total of rabi develop. But it opened only four,380 procurement centres,” he said.

He alleged that the farmers ended up facing challenges as procurement was not going on at complete scale.

“The federal government wants to ramp up paddy procurement at a substantially higher degree. In the absence of the government’s paddy procurement centres, farmers are pressured to offer their develop to non-public rice millers at lesser costs,” Sravan Dasoju, the All-India Congress Committee spokesman, has said.

“The farming community has been the worst strike because of to the lockdown and wants urgent interest from the federal government,” he said in a letter prepared to the Telangana

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