Tag: Lamps

Koshagumuda LAMPS
Farmers Ransack LAMPS Office In Odisha’s Nabarangpur Over Discrepancy In Urea Supply

The Koshagumuda LAMPS under Nabarangpur district turned into a war zone on Saturday after angry farmers vandalised the government office alleging discrepancies in the supply of fertiliser

  • Saturday, 04 September 2021
Odisha comes up with alternative paddy procurement plan

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Government has now come up with an ‘alternative plan’ to ensure the paddy procurement is not affected keeping in view the ongoing strike by the workers of Large Area Multi-Purpose Cooperative Societies (LAMPS) and Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies (PACS) in the kharif season. As per the new directive issued by Cooperatives Department and […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Rift surfaces within agitating LAMPS, PACS workers

Bhubaneswar: In what could be a major blow to the cause of agitating workers of Large Area Multi-Purpose Cooperative Societies (LAMPS) and Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies (PACS), rift surfaced between the members following conflicting statements from the office bearers of the forum leading the agitation. The LAMPS and PACS workers who have been agitating under […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Cooperation Secy asks agitating LAMPS staff to join duty immediately

Bhubaneswar: The State Cooperation Secretary on Monday directed the Registrar to take action against the agitating staff of large area multi-purpose cooperative societies (LAMPS) and Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies (PACS) if they do not join work immediately. As the Rabi crop loans distribution process has begun, the Secretary asked the LAMPS and PACS’ staff to […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
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Govt orders Vigilance probe into Rs 4 crore LAMPS scam in Koraput

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Saturday ordered vigilance probe into the Rs 4 crore large area multi-purpose cooperative societies (LAMPS) scam in Koraput district. For the procurement of paddy, there are 48 LAMPS in Koraput. In a recent audit report, irregularities of Rs 4 crore between 2012 and 2015 came to fore. “In a special audit report, the […]

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
LAMPS ‘dupes’ 44 farmers in Koraput; officials refute allegation

Koraput: As many as 44 farmers of Kunduli under Semiliguda block in the district alleged that they have been duped by the Large Area Multi-Purpose Co-Operative Society (LAMPS) in the region. As per reports, the farmers had deposited insurance premiums at the LAMPS but when they approached the co-operative society and asked for their insurance […]

  • Thursday, 24 June 2021
Paddy Procurement
Paddy procurement scam: Cases registered against 37 MDs of cooperative societies

Koraput: The Vigilance SP of Jeypore division has registered cases against 37 managing directors of large area multi-purpose cooperative societies (LAMPS) in the undivided Koraput district on charges of financial fraud to the tune of Rs 4 crore committed through bogus paddy procurement bills. Jeypore Vigilance SP Harekrushna Behera informed that after an enquiry into […]

  • Friday, 18 June 2021
Kandhamal farmers face hardship due to water scarcity

Pulbani: Large parts of agricultural land in Kandhamal district have now turned into parched land following water scarcity following which hundreds of farmers of the tribal-dominated district are now a dejected lot as there is neither any irrigation facility nor adequate rainfall in the area. The peasants have also alleged that they are yet to […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Miscreants Loot Rs 3.97 Lakhs At Gunpoint In Rourkela

Rourkela: Three bike-borne miscreants today looted Rs 3.97 lakhs after terrorising the employees of Large Area Multi-Purpose Cooperative Societies (LAMPS) in Kalunga area under Brahmani Tarang Police Limits. As per reports, the incident occurred when two employees of LAMPS were transporting the money from the cash room to the cash counter. Three bike-borne armed miscreants […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021