Ensure fair price to farmers: CM Chouhan

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 Nov 2017 11:17:58


Staff Reporter,

High-level review of Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana held by CM

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on Tuesday, conducted a detailed review of Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana in a meeting of high-level officials at his residence. He directed to ensure that the farmers must get fair price for their produce at any cost. Chief Secretary B P Singh and other senior officials were present in the meeting.

Chouhan said that control rooms should be set up in the districts to remove the myths being spread regarding Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana. He told to make proper arrangement for immediate redressal of the farmers’ grievances on the toll free number. He told to entrust responsibility of the districts to the senior officials so that they can go to the mandis and ensure proper implementation of the scheme and redress grievances of farmers on the spot.

The Chief Minister clarified that traders will not have to face any obstruction in cash payment to farmers against their agricultural produce. He said that cash payment of Rs 50,000 must be made to the farmers on sale of agricultural produce.