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Uttar Pradesh authorities clears 84% of the dues to sugarcane farmers

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Uttar Pradesh government clears 84% of the dues to sugarcane farmers

For the farmers of Uttar Pradesh, there may be excellent news because the Uttar Pradesh authorities headed by Yogi Adityanath has cleared 84 per cent dues of round 45 lakh sugarcane farmers.
“This is the highest and fastest ever payment made in a session in the history of the last 50 years in Uttar Pradesh”, further chief secretary of cane improvement division Sanjay R. Bhoosreddy has knowledgeable.
According to the cane improvement division of Uttar Pradesh, within the final 4 years round Rs 1,42,650 crore has been launched for the fee, which means farmers have obtained Rs 3,200 per quintal.
The BJP dominated Uttar Pradesh previously few years has proven upward developments when it comes to sugar manufacturing.  During the cane crushing season from October 2020 until July 2021, there have been 120 useful sugar mills. These sugar mills had procured 1,028 lakh tons of sugarcane price Rs 33,025 crore. And in opposition to the goal dues price Rs 27,465 crore have been cleared.  Out of 120 mills, as many as 53 mills have cleared whole dues.
The further chief secretary knowledgeable that the chief minister Yogi Adityanath has given instruction to clear the remaining fee of Rs 5,560 crore early and on a precedence foundation.
The fee of the latest quantity will not be a giant problem as sugar mills have enough shares of sugar. This report fee shouldn’t be a imply achievement since there’s a regular decline within the institutional procurement of sugar.
But this was made attainable because the Yogi authorities has initiated a number of reforms to spice up sugarcane farmers and the sugar trade like molasses coverage to pave the way in which for the tagging of sale of ethanol and molasses.
The coverage permitted by the Yogi cabinet in October 2020 is aimed to allow the state to maintain a tab on the sale of ethanol in order that its proceeds additionally attain farmers.
Besides, the federal government has additionally tagged bagasse and press mud for the cane worth fee. In 2017 the Yogi authorities had fashioned an Escrow Account collectively operated by mill homeowners and the cane division.