Punjab procures over 90 L tn wheat in 19 days
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Punjab procures over 90 L tn wheat in 19 days

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Chandigarh, May 4: Punjab Food and Civil Supplies Minister Bharat Bhushan Ashu on Sunday said that despite several challenges arising out of lockdown/curfew amid COVID-19 restrictions, the State has successfully procured more than 90 lakh tonne of wheat in 19 days, out of a total expected 135 lakh tonnes.

Congratulating the state's farmers, arthiyas, labour and other stakeholders for smooth conduct of ongoing procurement operations across the state, Ashu said Punjab Government was strictly maintaining social distancing in all more than 4000 purchase centres for the health safety and well-being of those involved in this gigantic task.(UNI)

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