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Punjab Cabinet to consider revised wheat support price proposals

By News Desk

March 23, 2024 10:07 PM


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The Punjab Food Department has put forth a proposal to the government, suggesting an increase in the support price of wheat for the upcoming season, reported 24NewsHd TV channel Saturday.

The recommendations include setting a minimum support price at Rs.3280 per maund, with a potential rise up to Rs.4100 per maund, aiming to stabilize the agricultural sector and ensure fair compensation for farmers in Punjab.

A detailed review of these suggestions is expected to take place during the next Punjab Cabinet meeting, where a final decision will be made. This move is seen as a critical step towards addressing the economic challenges faced by wheat producers in the region.


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