UP hikes sugarcane price by Rs 40 per quintal

The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday increased the state advisory price of sugarcane by Rs 40 per quintal. The decision was taken in the Cabinet meeting presided by Chief Minister Mayawati.

Updated: Nov 02, 2010, 13:20 PM IST

Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday increased the state advisory price of sugarcane by Rs 40 per
quintal. The decision was taken in the Cabinet meeting
presided by Chief Minister Mayawati.

Mayawati said the officials have been directed to ensure
that sugar mills start crushing at the earliest, so the
farmers do not face any problems due to the move.

PTI