In Chhattisgarh, 11 lakh 73 thousand 240 metric tonnes of paddy has been procured from the farmers on the assist value. In lieu of paddy, an quantity of about Rs 2466 crore has been paid to three lakh 43 thousand 162 farmers beneath the financial institution linking system. Due to the correct association of paddy procurement by the state authorities, farmers are reaching the paddy procurement facilities with enthusiasm. Now they don’t have to attend lengthy to promote paddy. Along with paddy procurement, the lifting of paddy for customized milling is occurring constantly. So far 5 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted from the committees. The authorities has estimated to obtain 110 lakh metric tonnes of paddy this yr.
Token Tuhar Haath app has been created by the state authorities for the comfort of farmers promoting paddy. Through this, farmers can get on-line tokens, other than this, tokens are being given upfront manually, because of which farmers are getting the work of shopping for paddy in a handy method.
Food Department Secretary Mr. Topeshwar Verma stated that on November 22, 1 lakh 28 thousand 569 metric tonnes of paddy has been procured from 38 thousand 451 farmers, other than this, greater than 20 thousand 107 metric tonnes of paddy has been procured from farmers by means of tokens acquired on-line. Purchased. 48 thousand 925 tokens and 7265 tokens have been issued on-line by means of the Token Tunhar Haath app for paddy buy for the approaching day.
Food Secretary Mr. Verma instructed that like final yr, this yr additionally together with the acquisition of paddy, the lifting of paddy is occurring constantly. So far, for the lifting of 8 lakh 46 thousand 831 metric tonnes of paddy, D.O. have been issued, in lieu of which 5 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted from the procurement centres.
The Food Secretary stated that within the present season, 25.92 lakh farmers have been registered within the state to promote paddy on the assist value, of which about 2.21 lakh are new farmers. 2560 procurement facilities have been arrange for paddy buy within the state. This yr, regular paddy is being bought from farmers on the price of Rs 2040 per quintal and grade-A paddy at Rs 2060 per quintal. The officers are constantly monitoring the paddy procurement system. Strict vigil is being maintained by means of test posts to forestall unlawful transportation of paddy from border states.