Wheat procurement

Centre releases Rs 17,994 crore Cash Credit Limit for wheat procurement in Punjab

The central government has released an amount of Rs 17,994.21 crore towards Cash Credit Limit (CCL) for Punjab's Rabi (wheat) procurement, a state government spokesman said here on Thursday.

Apr 06, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
No role of middlemen in wheat procurement: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

No role of middlemen in wheat procurement: UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Ruling out any role of middlemen in wheat procurement, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today asked peoples' representatives to help in monitoring wheat purchase centres which will go functional in the state from on Saturday.

Mar 31, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
Govt mulling duty on wheat import to protect farmers' interest

Govt mulling duty on wheat import to protect farmers' interest

Government is considering imposing import duty on wheat to protect farmers' interest, Agriculture Secretary said on Wednesday.

Mar 22, 2017, 13:03 PM IST