Paddy procurement for central pool rises 6.8%

Procurement of paddy for the central pool in the ongoing 2022-23 kharif marketing season was 6.8% higher at 21.45 million tonnes as on November 7, compared with 20.08 million tonnes a year earlier, according to latest data from Food Corporation of India (FCI). The data indicate that this year, the government will actively procure paddy […]