Punjab releases Rs 1029 crore to farmers for Wheat procured
May 06, 2016
The Punjab government released payments worth Rs 1029 crore to the farmers for the wheat procured during the current Rabi marketing
Disclosing this an official spokesman of the government said that all transactions have been electronically documented and payments
have been credited to the accounts of the commission agents / farmers. Instructions have been given to all the procurement agencies to expedite the lifting process.
It may be recalled that the state government released payments worth Rs 3248 to the farmers to clear their dues.