CM reviews implementation of Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 02 Nov 2017 11:16:10


Staff Reporter,

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday reviewed the Mukhya Mantri Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana at the Mantralaya. He issued instructions to ensure all arrangements for display of model rates of produce in the mandis and purchase.

Chief Secretary B P Singh, Additional Chief Secretary Home K K Singh, Commissioner Agriculture Production P C Meena, Principal Secretaries to the CM Ashok Vernwal and S K Mishra, Mandi Commissioner Faiz Ahmed Kidwai and other senior officers were present.

It was told that action has been taken against anti-social elements who have been disturbing the mandi atmosphere. Cash payment to farmers has begun and they are now not facing any kind of problem. The Chief Minister issued instructions to all the senior officers to visit the mandis and redress grievances of farmers immediately.

During the review, it was told that farmers are receiving fair price for urad and moong yield after Bhavantar Yojana. It has also been told that the Bhavantar Yojana has neither made any negative effect nor has the price of the produce reduced. Farmers are also not facing any loss. Mandi trade is being undertaken peacefully and farmers are getting their cash payment. Collectors and related administrative officers are taking care of the arrangements.