of procured wheat lifted in Faridkot
“We had issued notices to the procurement agencies to lift the produce from the premises of the g rain markets of t he district or else face Rs. 25 paisa per bag per day as penalty for non lifting, but we have not got any reply from any agency by Wednesday, the last day to recei Air Max ve the re ply. So, we are again going t Air Max o issue notices,” said Kulbir Singh Matta, district mandi officer.
“We are getting the produce lifted on our own and we have to pay Rs. 2 per bag for lifting. The co Air Max ntractors have done little lifting so far. Even the contractors have not required labour or trolleys,” said a commission agent.
He added t hat t he s mall commission agents are getting crushed in this system as they have to gu Air Max ard the procured produce besides compensating any kind of shortage due to dryness of the produce after so many days after procurement.” “You people continue clicking photos of the piling up stock daily and publish news. But nothing moves here,” commented some labourers. “The contractors are the men of powerful local politicians and they do not care for anybody.
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