Procurement of paddy has started in Bara district at the minimum support price fixed by the government.
SANA KISHAN KRISHI SAHAKARI in Jitpur Simara sub-metropolitan ward no. 18 of the district, has started purchasing paddy at minimum support price.
The cooperative has started buying paddy at support price from Kalaiya Sub-Metropolitan Ward No. 2 Dohari. Though five cooperatives in the district have been ordered to purchase paddy at support price, Now three cooperatives started purchasing paddy.
Necessary facilitation, regulation and monitoring is being done by the Prime Minister’s Modernization Project Unit Office, Bara.
The government has already fixed a minimum support of 2735 per quintal for coarse paddy and 2885 per quintal for medium paddy.