So far more than 68.65 lakh metric tonnes of paddy have been procured in the state

In the current season of procurement of paddy on support price in Chhattisgarh, 68 lakh 65 thousand 139 metric tonnes of paddy has been purchased from 17 lakh 07 thousand 974 farmers in 2484 paddy procurement centers of the state till today evening. So far, 65.38 percent of the estimated target of paddy procurement by the state government has been procured. On the initiative of Chief Minister Mr. Baghel, this year along with the purchase of paddy, fast lifting of paddy for custom milling is also being done. 33.63 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted through DO and TO. Officials of the Food Department said that DO has been issued for 31 lakh 20 thousand metric tonnes of paddy purchased on support price. About 26 lakh 19 thousand metric paddy has been lifted by the millers from the procurement centers. Similarly, T.O. for transportation of 13 lakh 12 thousand metric tonnes of paddy so far. has been issued. Against which 7 lakh 44 thousand metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted from the committees. Janjgir-Champa district ranks first in the state in terms of procurement of paddy on support price till January 13. There, 6 lakh 09 thousand 324 metric tonnes of paddy has been purchased. On the other hand, Rajnandgaon district ranks second in paddy procurement in the state. There, 6,01,528 metric tonnes of paddy has been procured. Mahasamund district is at the third position in the state in the procurement of paddy today. In Mahasamund district, 4 lakh 77 thousand 258 metric tonnes of paddy has been procured. According to the information received from the Food Department, till January 13, 1,14,144 MT in Bastar district, 46,892 MT in Bijapur district, 10,988 MT in Dantewada district, 2,13,751 MT in Kanker district, 1 in Kondagaon district on support price till January 13. 05,823 MT, Narayanpur district 16,174 MT, Sukma district 31,319 MT, Bilaspur district 3,63,608 MT, Gaurela-Pendra-Marwahi district 48,245 MT, Korba district 1,07,155 MT, Mungeli district Paddy was procured 2,86,069 metric tonnes, Raigad district 3,86,261 metric tonnes, Balod district 3,78,715 metric tonnes. Similarly, 4,63,970 MT in Bemetara district, 2,98,049 MT in Durg district, 3,12,138 MT in Kawardha district, 4,75,847 MT in Balodabazar district, 2,84,065 MT in Dhamtari district, Gariaband district 2,34,828 MT, Raipur district 3,43,582 MT, Balrampur district 1,28,485 MT, Jashpur district 99,932 MT, Korea district 89 thousand 089 MT, Surguja district 1,57,246 MT and Surajpur In the district, 1,80,653 metric tonnes of paddy has been procured. Like this:Like Loading… Continue Reading