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minimum support prices

Need viable solution says Gadkari, as MSP for agri crops higher than market prices

Government provided Rs 6,000 crore subsidy to export 60 lakh tonnes of sugar as the country is surplus in the sweetener, he said

11 Jun 2020 4:13 PM

Govt set to raise support prices for winter crops amid farmer anger

Modi govt is also expected to raise the floor prices for mustard, lentils, sunflower, chickpeas, barley and sunflower.

03 Oct 2018 2:45 PM

PM Modi's bonanza to Indian farmers hampered by funds, storage

The median increase in the so-called MSPs approved by the government was 25 per cent, compared with 3-4 per cent in the first four years.

05 Jul 2018 9:40 PM

Food subsidy bill may swell by 10 pc in 2018-19 budget

For the 2017-18 fiscal, the government has earmarked Rs 1,45,338 crore for food subsidy.

16 Jan 2018 1:53 PM