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  • Ujjain: Outrage in mandi as farmers protest against low purchase price of garlic

    Ujjain: Angry scenes prevailed at the Chimanganj Krishi Upaj Mandi on Monday, when farmers outraged over low purchasing prices of garlic by merchants under the Bhavantar Yojana, assembled at the mandi premises and shouted slogans, led by Bharatiya Kisan Sangh district secretary Bharat Singh Bains.

  • Bhopal: ‘Bhavantar Yojana is a Loot Yojana’

    Bhopal: Bhavantar Yojana is a Loot Yojana, said Congress party MLA Jeetu Patwari while talking to mediapersons here on Sunday. Responding to a query on Bhavantar scheme, he said that when Bhavantar scheme was in force, the cost of soybean was around Rs 2000 per quintal and as soon as the scheme time ended, the rate increased to Rs 3500 per quintal. “The farmers who had sold the soybean under the scheme

  • Bhopal: Farmers can be paid Rs 2L in cash: CBDT

    Bhopal: Traders can pay farmers up to Rs 2 lakh in cash against the purchase of their wheat produce notwithstanding income tax rules, the Central Board of Direct Taxes has said.

  • Bhopal: Some elements are out to spoil best of schemes, says Chouhan

    Bhopal: The chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that no matter how good a scheme is, there are some who just want to spoil it somehow. Chouhan was addressing a programme to mark the inauguration of the portal of “Bhavantar Yoajana”. He said that “Whenever I announce any new scheme, the bureaucrats start developing cold feet. They want to know from where the budget will come. But I don’t get into