While Rai accused the Central agency was yet to set up the counters, but the FCI said the installments have been.
Rai, while addressing the conference digitally with experts, said the focus is upon formulating measures to reduce the air pollution in Delhi in future.
'To fix the air quality of Delhi and to solve the crisis the government has set a target to significantly reduce the pollution level in the next five years,' Rai said.
Rai says no counter set up for wheat procurement by FCI, farmers unable to sell produce
Bidhuri, who is the Leader of Opposition in the Delhi assembly, said he will resign from his post if proved wrong by the agriculture minister.
Union ministry refutes Kejriwal govt’s claims, says wheat procurement already started in Delhi
Gopal Rai claimed the AAP government has achieved 'much more' than the tree-plantation target given by the Centre.
Gopal Rai says AAP govt is committed to redeveloping wholesale markets, claims mandis performed well despite the Covid-19 lockdown
The ruling party accused the BJP of trying to curtail the powers of the elected government by overriding the Supreme Court ruling of 2018.
The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on January 16 with healthcare workers getting inoculated while vaccination of the frontline workers started from February 2.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is likely to lead the protest as the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) plans to mount a strong opposition to the central government move.
The minister held a high-level meeting in this regard and said a seven-member committee has been constituted for preparing a plan to control dust pollution.
Rai will be in Mumbai for the next 20 days, it said in a statement. Rai has a two decade-old bullet injury in his back.
Gopal Rai accuses Punjab CM of speaking BJP’s language on farm laws; urges Centre to give up ‘ego’ and accept farmers’ demands
Rai, who also raised the issue in a meeting of ICAR called by the Centre on Monday, said if the income of farmers has to be increased, the minimum support price (MSP) will have to be implemented.