paddy procurement

Telangana Agriculture Minister calls out Piyush Goyal’s ‘lies’ on paddy procurement

S Niranjan Reddy said that the State government was only a facilitator in procurement and that it was the responsibility of the Centre to procure, manage godowns and if needed, export rice.

published on : 6th December 2021

Farmer dies at paddy centre in Telangana

The incident caused a lot of grief among his fellow villagers.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Make rectified spirit from damaged paddy: Mudragada Padmanabham

Machines used for manufacturing rectified spirit from tapoica, with small changes, could be used for making rectified spirit, which can be supplied to hospitals and distilleries, Mudragada suggested.

published on : 3rd December 2021

Telangana paddy procurement: Congress leaders call on Governor

The leaders requested her to visit market yards to understand the p.light of farmers so that she can pressurise the State and Central governments into coming up with a comprehensive policy for Rabi.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Telangana paddy procurement: Centre firm on 40 lakh tonnes as TRS MPs continue stir

Minister of State for Food and Public Distribution Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti says rice procurement target is fixed; Lok Sabha Speaker rejects notice for adjournment motion given by TRS MPs

published on : 2nd December 2021

Telangana ryot kills self over delay in paddy procurement

Neck-deep debts coupled with nobody coming forward to buy his produce, R Shiva Kumar consumed pesticide near a procurement centre.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Telangana paddy procurement: With Centre’s stand on parboiled rice, mills stare at bleak future

Parboiled rice mills operate for six months in a year during the Rabi season in Telangana, as the paddy procured in this climate is fit for conversion into parboiled rice.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Bandi Sanjay warns TRS of consequences if procurement centres not opened

He cited a physical verification report submitted by a Central team in July, which had found a shortage of 25,303 metric tonnes of rice in the godowns in Warangal district alone.

published on : 1st December 2021

Telangana Congress chief Revanth Reddy challenges KCR to fast-unto-death in Delhi

Revanth alleged that the CM was fully aware of conditions laid down by the Centre and the FCI on the purchase of paddy in Kharif season.

published on : 1st December 2021

Health Minister Harish Rao dissatisfied with quality of treatment at Narayankhed Area Hospital

Expressing disappointment over the low institutional deliveries attended at the Area Hospital, Harish pointed out that the staffers could do better.

published on : 1st December 2021

Telangana paddy procurement: TRS MPs disrupt LS session twice, seek debates

TRS MPs exhibited placards about procuring paddy and also demanded Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia to the kin of farmers who died in the farmers’ agitation in north India.

published on : 1st December 2021

Union Minister Kishan Reddy slams ‘fickle-minded’ Telangana CM on paddy procurement issue

Kishan Reddy, while speaking to the media in Delhi, held out a letter that he said was written by the Telangana state government to the FCI saying the state would not supply parboiled rice.

published on : 30th November 2021

Telangana paddy row: TRS MPs disrupt Parliament

After Speaker denies discussion over the issue, MPs raise anti-government slogans

published on : 30th November 2021

Telangana CM KCR’s rage boils over, says BJP must be thrown out lock, stock and barrel

The Chief Minister said that the farmers were free to cultivate paddy if they want in Rabi but the government would not procure it because the Centre said it cannot take parboiled rice. 

published on : 30th November 2021

TRS MPs create ruckus in Lok Sabha demanding discussion on paddy procurement in state

The MPs rushed to the podium and insisted on taking up the problems besetting farmers in the state, disrupting the question hour for some time

published on : 29th November 2021
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