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Farmers getting fair price after implementation of Bhavantar Yojana

01 Nov 2017
Farmers getting fair price after implementation of Bhavantar Yojana

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan reviewed the Mukhya Mantri Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana at the Mantralaya on November 1. He issued instructions to ensure all arrangements for display of model rates of products in the mandis and their purchase.

Chief Secretary Shri B.P. Singh, Additional Chief Secretary Home Shri K.K. Singh, Commissioner Agriculture Production Shri P.C. Meena, Principal Secretaries to the CM Shri Ashok Vernwal and Shri S.K. Mishra, Mandi Commissioner Shri Faiz Ahmed Kidwai and senior officials were present.

It was told that action has been taken against anti-social elements who have been disturbing the mandi atmosphere. Cash payment to farmers has begun and it has been ensured that they do not face any kind of problem. The Chief Minister issued instructions to all the senior officers to visit the mandis and redress grievances of farmers immediately.

During the review, it was told that farmers are receiving a fair price for urad and moong yield after Bhavantar Yojana. It has also been told that the Bhavantar Yojana has neither made any negative effect nor has the price of the product reduced. Farmers are also not facing any loss. Mandi trade is being undertaken peacefully and farmers are getting their cash payment. All arrangements are being taken care of by collectors and related administrative officers.