The strategy of depositing rice from the Central Pool quota by Chhattisgarh is happening at a quick tempo. In compliance with the directions of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, the work of lifting of paddy from the procurement facilities and assortment facilities by Food and Markfed has been accomplished. The work of customized milling and depositing rice within the central pool is happening on a struggle footing. This is the explanation that up to now 48.13 lakh metric tonnes of rice has been deposited within the central pool by the state of Chhattisgarh. Chhattisgarh is among the main states within the nation when it comes to depositing rice, by which greater than two-thirds of its quota has been deposited.
It is price mentioning that this yr Chhattisgarh has to provide a complete of 61.65 lakh metric tonnes of Arva rice within the central pool. To obtain this objective, a particular technique was ready within the state, attributable to which paddy procurement on help value in addition to lifting of paddy from procurement facilities and customized milling work continued uninterruptedly. As a end result, even earlier than the onset of monsoon, nearly 100% paddy has been lifted from all of the 2484 procurement facilities of the state. Custom milling work is being achieved quick. Due to which Chhattisgarh has come near attaining its goal in amassing rice this yr.
Secretary, Food Department, Mr. Topeshwar Verma knowledgeable that up to now 97.93 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted for customized milling within the state, which is sort of 100% of 98 lakh metric tonnes of paddy bought on help value. 48.13 lakh metric tonnes of rice has been deposited within the central pool, which incorporates 24.80 lakh metric tonnes in Food Corporation of India and 23.32 lakh metric tonnes in Civil Supplies Corporation.