Government to sell a major chunk of pulses from buffer stocks below market price

Financial Express |Oct 05,2017

The Centre, which has been grappling with the issue of disposing of more than 18 lakh tonne of buffer stock of pulses, has decided to sell around 7 lakh tonne of lentils below the market price to states as well as for central welfare schemes like mid-day meal scheme and to army and paramilitary forces. The food ministry has already circulated a cabinet note for disposing of pulses below the market price in the next couple of months… Source:

2017-10-05T17:12:29+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Agri Commodities|