Chandigarh, Nov 13 (UNI) Government agencies and private millers have procured total 1,67,23,771 tonnes of paddy in Punjab till Monday evening.
Stating this here on Monday, an official spokesman said out of total procurement of 1,67,23,771 tonnes of paddy in all the procurement centers of Punjab, the government agencies procured 1,64,69,373 tonnes of paddy (98.5 per cent) till date whereas 2,54,398 tonnes (1.5 per cent) of paddy has been procured by millers.
He said PUNGRAIN had procured 55,44,387 tonnes, MARKFED procured 36,60,859 tonnes, PUNSUP procured 35,74,809 tonnes, PSWC procured 16,65,652 tonnes and PAFC was able to procure 16,62,052 tonnes of paddy.
The Central Government agency FCI had been able to procure 36,16,14 tonnes
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20 Jan 2021
21 Jan 2021