Source: News Bharati English09 Apr 2017 10:10:46
Hyderabad, Apr 9 : Addressing the problems of farmers in the Telangana region, Union Labour Minister Bandaru Dattatraya said that the central government will provide all possible assistance for distressed farmers in the state of Telangana.
Speaking to the media after chairing several review meetings with ministers and state officials minister stated that he will personally discuss the matter with Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh.
Commenting on the issue of red chili farmers in the state minister asserted that central government will provide funds to farmers for procuring chili under the state intervention fund. He further informed that, earlier the rate of red chili was at Rs 14,000 per quintal, but this year in view of bumper crop, the rate has fallen to Rs 4,000 per quintal.