Dhamtari: In Chhattisgarh, more than 75 thousand farmers received more than Rs 471 crore within 5 days of paddy purchase on support price. This amount of paddy is deposited directly in the bank accounts of farmers. Explain that paddy procurement is being done through 2048 paddy procurement centers in the state.
According to government figures, till date, 75,813 farmers of the state had received Rs 471 crore 86 lakh directly to their bank accounts. The highest payment has been made in Mahasamud district, where 70 crores 67 lakh 12 thousand rupees have been transferred to 10,115 farmers in their bank accounts. Paddy is being purchased from farmers in the state for support price 1810 and 1835 rupees from 1 December. The process of purchasing paddy from farmers will continue till February 15.
This year the government has set a target of 85 lakh metric tons for purchasing paddy in Chhattisgarh, which has 7 days of purchase. The paddy money is being sent directly to the bank accounts of the farmers. The information of which farmers are getting through SMS.