An all time excessive of 433.32 metric tonnes of wheat has been procured through the present Rabi advertising season of 2021-22 from all the most important wheat producing states. In response to official information, this procurement has exceeded the earlier excessive of 389.92 metric tonnes, which was finished through the earlier Rabi season of 2020-21.
The wheat procurement of 433.32 metric tonnes is 12 per cent greater than the 387 metric tonnes, which was procured through the yr in the past interval, an announcement by the Ministry of Client Affairs stated.
About 49.16 lakh farmers have already benefitted from the continued Rabi advertising season procurement operations with minimal help worth (MSP) of Rs 85,581.02 crore been offered to them, official sources stated.
Out of the full wheat procured from all main producing states through the ongoing Rabi season, a document amount of 56.41 metric tonnes was procured from 12.98 lakh farmers at MSP in Uttar Pradesh alone.
Uttar Pradesh is among the many main producers of wheat within the nation.