5,000 wheat purchase centres become operational in UP
Saturday, April 1, 2017, 12:08 PM
Ending role of middlemen, 5,000 wheat purchase centres spread across Uttar Pradesh began functioning on Saturday. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath earlier directed officials to ensure that these centres should start functioning from April 1. Adityanath also revised the target of wheat purchase and government agencies have been asked to buy 70 lakh tonne of the total target of 80 lakh tonnes in 2017.