In the Kharif advertising 12 months 2022-23, below the management of Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel, the marketing campaign to purchase paddy on assist worth from the farmers of the state has began from November 1. For the comfort of the farmers, together with crucial services within the buy facilities, new paddy buy facilities are additionally being began by the state authorities. In this sequence, a brand new paddy procurement middle has been began at Keshapur in Dantewada district. The villagers are very pleased with the opening of latest paddy procurement middle in Keshapur. The villagers have thanked Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel and Food Minister Mr. Amarjit Bhagat for this. With the opening of a brand new paddy procurement middle in Keshapur, the farmers of 14 close by villages will be capable of promote paddy.
The bold scheme of the state authorities to buy paddy from the farmers of the state on the assist worth has been began from November 01, 2022, which can proceed until January 31, 2023. This 12 months, whereas rising the assist worth of paddy and maize, the assist worth of paddy widespread Rs 2040 per quintal and paddy grade-A Rs 2060 per quintal and the assist worth of maize has been declared Rs 2040 per quintal.
Officials stated that this 12 months a brand new paddy procurement middle has been began in Lemps Keshapur, with which the entire variety of paddy procurement facilities within the district has now elevated to 13. Under Paddy Purchase Center Keshapur, 04 farmers of Lemps Faraspal and 10 of Lemps Dantewada, complete 14 villages have been given the power to promote paddy at Lemps Keshapur. With the opening of the brand new paddy procurement middle in Lemps Keshapur, the farmers of the above villages won’t must go 25 to 30 kilometers away to promote paddy, which can save their time and transportation prices.
According to the data acquired from the officers of Dantewada district, in Kharif 12 months 2022-23, paddy is being procured from a complete of 13,286 registered farmers within the district on assist worth, out of which 2150 are new registered farmers, which is nineteen p.c greater than the earlier 12 months. Is. All the preparations have been accomplished in all of the paddy buy facilities of the district for the acquisition of paddy on the assist worth. So far, a complete of 476.80 quintal paddy has been procured in 04 procurement centres. Arrangements have been made to subject tokens for the sale of paddy each on the committee stage and thru the cellular app “Kisan Token Tunhar Haath”. Priority is being given to marginal and small farmers for issuing tokens. It is the hassle of the district administration that paddy of small and marginal farmers ought to be accomplished in a single or most two tokens, in order that they don’t want to come back to the acquisition middle time and again. Managers, information entry operators and nodal officers have been directed by the District Collector within the assessment assembly to maintain the paddy procurement facilities clear. It ought to be ensured that paddy is procured of ordinary high quality, by which the moisture content material is lower than the prescribed 17 p.c. Officials stated that to stop unlawful paddy transportation and bogus paddy sale, 06 test posts (test posts) have been established within the district, by which 24-hour responsibility of staff has been imposed. Committee managers and information entry operators had been additionally given strict directions to buy paddy solely from real farmers.