Indiaherald Group of Publishers P LIMITED

X
close save
crop image
x
TM
Mon, Jun 17, 2019 | Last Updated 6:27 am IST

Menu &Sections

Search

TCSD creates record in Paddy cultivation

TCSD creates record in Paddy cultivation
TCSD creates record in Paddy cultivation
http://apherald-nkywabj.stackpathdns.com/images/appleiconAPH72x72.png apherald.com

Hyderabad sources added the Telangana civil supplies department has created record by procuring paddy more than double the quantity it purchased last year. Meanwhile the minimum support price (MSP) this year was Rs 1,770 per quintal for Grade A quality.  Reportedly this Kharif season, the total procurement was 34.26 lakh tonnes from 6.71 lakh farmers and also another two to three lakh tons of paddy is expected to be purchased in a few days. 



Furthermore in the last Kharif season, the department procured only 18.24 Lakh tonnes of paddy from 4.17 lakh farmers through 2,716 Paddy Procurement Centers (PPCs). Reports added the civil supplies department attributes the credit for the increased harvest to good weather conditions, ample rainfall and increased power supply in the rural areas.

TCSD creates record in Paddy cultivation

Moreover in the last year in Kharif season, around 8 lakh hectares were used to cultivate paddy, whereas this year it increased to 10 lakh hectares. Hence the best yields were recorded in Nizamabad, Kamareddy, Jagtial, Nalgonda, Karimnagar and Bhupalpally districts. Reportedly for the paddy purchased in this Khariff season, Rs 6,055 crore was paid through online transactions to the bank accounts of 6,71,286 farmers for 34.26 Lakh tonnes of paddy.  


TCSD creates record in Paddy cultivation
5/ 5 - (1 votes)
Add To Favourite
More from author
PM Modi confident in making Bharat a 5 Trillion Dollar Economy
Indian team powerful than Pakistan team: Kapil Dev
Nationwide strike on June 17 announced by IMA
Chandrababu Naidu to do security checking in airport like an ordinary man
India Vs Pakistan World Cup Manchester Pitch Report
New Chairman for AP CRDA appointed
PM Modi & Imran Khan exchanged pleasantries at SCO Summit
Bengaluru Transport Department hikes students bus fare
Expectations from Union Budget 2019
Trump gets embarrassed by tweet!
Journalist abused and cops urinate on him!
Priyanka Chopra gets UNICEF award!
Google CEO Sundar Pichai on World cup final!
Elephant rescued from Begging & Marriage parades
Will Chandrababu Naidu ask apology for not fulfilling 2014 Poll promises? Roja
Face-off between PM Modi & Pakistan PM Imran Khan at SCO Summit
Facebook expanding ad breaks in 4 Indian languages
Petition filed against former AP CM Chandrababu Naidu in HC
US ready to help Indias defense system
AP CM Jagan will bring changes in Education domain
Doctors protest in WB seeking safety and security
Sundar Pichai feels India & England will lock horns in the World Cup Finals
Amazon Flex enables individuals to create their own schedule delivering Amazon packages
Pawan Kalyan in mood to attend TANA 2019 Conference at Washington
RK Roja attacks TDP's Values
YCP MLA who hit a motorcyclist by car never bothers to take the injured to the hospital - Faces criticism!
Rain arrives in coastal Karnataka and it brings a huge relief to people
Sexual Harassment case filed by Tanushree Dutta against Nana Patekar is closed!
Telangana Doctor attacked by the mob - But after attack, it was proved wrong with CCTV that he didn't harass!
PM Modi arrived in Bishkek for SCO summit
AdiGroup still interested to form a partnership with Etihad to operate Jet Airways
Thiruvananthapuram restaurant pulled up for serving unhygienic food to Techies
AP CM explained how Leader of the House should act with Constitutional Powers
Why Nara Lokesh's Chamber in Secretariat dejected by Ministers in Jagan's Cabinet?
Sinkhole suddenly appeared on the road at Madhya Kailash junction in Chennai
Two New Judges appointed to AP High Court
About the author

Bharath has been the knowledge focal point for the world, As Darvin evolution formula End is the Start ... Bharath again will be the Knowledge Focal Point to the whole world. Want to hold the lamp and shine light on the path of greatness for our country Bharath.