The state government has started preparations for procurement of paddy at the support price in the Kharif marketing year 2020-21. 64 nodal officers have been appointed for easy paddy procurement and supervision in Janjgir Champa district. These nodal officers will supervise the preparation at the respective paddy procurement centers. Nodal officers have been instructed to submit the preparation report in the prescribed form to the district office by 19 November 2020. In addition, the nodal officer will continuously monitor the period of paddy purchase and will submit weekly reports every Tuesday.