Paddy procurement

AICC in-charge Tagore voices concern over paddy losses in Telangana

Expressing concern over paddy damages due to untimely rains, AICC in-charge B Manickam Tagore asked the Telangana government why paddy procurement was being delayed. 

published on : 17th May 2022

Medak ryots worry about lack of purchase centres

Paddy procurement centres have not been opened in most parts of Medak district making it difficult for the farmers to sell their produce. 

published on : 30th April 2022

Odisha to construct 52 model paddy purchase centres: Minister

The State government on Monday decided to construct model mandis (paddy purchase centres) in 12 major paddy procurement districts of the State.

published on : 26th April 2022

BJP instigating Telangana farmers over paddy procurement: TRS leader B Vinod Kumar

Planning Board Vice-Chairman: Goyal and Bandi deceived farmers over procurement, they must be held accountable

published on : 25th April 2022

4.5 lakh rice bags missing: Centre game for CBI probe

To attack TRS, Kishan seizes upon letter sent by Revanth pointing out that FCI’s random physical verification had revealed a ‘paddy scam’

published on : 21st April 2022

Koraput’s rabi purchase target: 24 lakh quintal paddy

Koraput district administration has decided to start paddy procurement for rabi season from May 27 this year. 

published on : 20th April 2022

Telangana  ready to send over 40 lakh tonne raw rice, announces CM Chandrashekar Rao

Now, the State government has written a letter to the Centre on April 13, agreeing to deliver raw rice as desired by the Centre this Rabi season.

published on : 17th April 2022

Odisha to strengthen infra of paddy procurement centres

As decided at a recent high-level meeting, basic infrastructure such as raised platforms, roof structures, paddy godowns will be constructed at each paddy procurement centre.

published on : 16th April 2022

Paddy trucks denied entry into Telangana

Telangana government has started procuring paddy from farmers amid a standoff with the Centre, trucks are being allowed entry only after it has been confirmed that they are not transporting paddy.

published on : 16th April 2022

Farmers with idle land demand compensation

The paddy farmers who kept their land idle as per the direction of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao are a worried lot these days.

published on : 16th April 2022

Game of grains: Defiant farmers in Telangana have won 

Farmers who showed faith in the State and followed CM’s advisory of not cultivating paddy are bearing the brunt.

published on : 16th April 2022

Revanth seeks CBI probe into ‘rice scam’ in letter to Union Minister G Kishan Reddy

Revanth alleged that there were massive irregularities on part of the State government in the paddy procurement and supplying Custom Milling Rice to FCI. 

published on : 15th April 2022

Paddy procurement: Control rooms in all Telangana districts

Somesh Kumar directed the officials to make elaborate arrangements for the procurement of paddy and wanted the district Collectors to open the purchasing centres immediately.

published on : 14th April 2022

Telangana Civil Supplies Minister Gangula assures smooth paddy procurement from Friday

Estimating that production of 65 lakh tonnes of paddy this season, Kamalakar said that a letter was being sent to the Food Corporation of India communicating the same. 

published on : 14th April 2022

Congress seeks Governor’s intervention against Chandrasekhar Rao's 'erratic governance'

On the issue of paddy procurement and farmers’ sufferings, the Congress leaders held that Chief Minister ‘purposefully’ created uncertainty, confusion and delayed paddy procurement during Rabi.

published on : 13th April 2022
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