MSP hike

Punjab CM attacks govt, says MSP hike too little

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh called the meager hike in Minimum Support Price (MSP) for paddy as grossly inadequate and an insult to the farmers.

published on : 11th June 2021

Union Cabinet hikes paddy MSP by Rs 72/quintal to Rs 1,940 for 2021-22 crop year

Agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar said that the minimum support price of the crops will be raised in the future as well. 

published on : 9th June 2021

MSP hike misleading, a ploy for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Congress

Congress communications chief Randeep Surjewala said the MSP hike was misleading as it was less than the promised input cost plus 50 percent by PM Modi in 2014.

published on : 4th July 2018

Government committed to growth of agriculture sector: PM Modi on MSP hike

The government today hiked the minimum support price for paddy by a steep Rs 200 per quintal as it looked to fulfil its poll promise to give farmers 50 per cent more rate than their cost of production

published on : 4th July 2018

Union Cabinet approves proposal to hike MSP by 50 per cent for 14 crops for Kharif season

Union Minister for Home Affairs Rajnath Singh said that the Wednesday decision is not an ordinary one as he had never imagined that a government could give such a hike in one go.

published on : 4th July 2018