Punjab

Paddy procurement crosses target in Lohian Khas

Dilbag Singh | October 31, 2020 02:06 PM

 

LOHIAN KHAS The total purchase of paddy by the state government and private agencies from farmers crossed 7.43 lakhs quintals on Friday, more than last year’s total purchase of 4.50665lakhs quintals in grain markets under the jurisdiction of the Lohian Khas market committee. Committee secretary Tejindar Kumar said the government agencies are aiming at purchasing close to 8 lakhs quintals of paddy with expectations of bumper paddy crop.

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