Published On: Fri, May 22nd, 2020
Published in Category: Lahore

Punjab achieves 87 % wheat purchase target: Abdul Aleem Khan

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LAHORE: Senior Minister Punjab Abdul Aleem Khan has said that the food department Punjab target for wheat purchase has entered the final phase.

Talking about the wheat purchase campaign the Senior Minister Abdul Aleem Khan said that a purchase of 39 lakh metric ton has been completed in Punjab while the government has achieved 87 percent target of a total target of 45 lakh metric ton adding that as many as 98 percent bardana distributed in the province.

The Minister said that for the first time the record purchase of wheat happened in Punjab adding that produce of 10 lakh ton wheat in Punjab is encouraging. Abdul Aleem Khan expressed determination that they will not let create any scarcity of wheat and flour.

He said that the Punjab government will review policy for flour mills adding that flour mills have been given relaxation in buying wheat. The Minister said that they wanted to give the flour mills a free market adding that in the next phase the Punjab government will help KP in purchasing wheat. He said that Punjab will take care of the necessities of other provinces fully.

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