Tag: Paddy Procurement Problems

Paddy procurement lapses: Irate farmers tie up co-op society president

Balasore: With public wrath growing over lapses in paddy procurement, farmers of Bahanaga block in Balasore district today locked up the gates of Alada Service Cooperative Society and tied up its president to a tree. According to the farmers, the cooperative society was supposed to procure around 18,000 quintals of paddy but only 4,000 quintals […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
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Paddy Procurement: Odisha Govt In Dock After Ex-BJD MP Admits Flaws

Bhubaneswar: The recent acknowledgement of various flaws in the paddy procurement by a former MP of the ruling-BJD seems to have added fuel to the ongoing protest of the farmers, sending the Odisha government into a tizzy. Recently, former BJD MP Kalikesh Singh Deo reportedly admitted mismanagement in the paddy procurement and wrote to the […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021