In Chhattisgarh, together with paddy procurement being finished on help value, paddy can also be being lifted constantly for customized milling. Within the districts the place the milling capability is low resulting from much less variety of rice mills, and the arrival is extra, rice millers from different districts have been added by the Meals Division, in order that the work of customized milling could be finished sooner. Out of 19.39 lakh metric tonnes of paddy procured to this point within the state, DO has been issued for about 16.08 lakh metric tonnes of paddy. Out of those, greater than 10 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted by the committees.
Officers of the Meals Division stated that the rules relating to mill registration for fast lifting and disposal of paddy procured within the state had been additionally circulated by the state authorities on September 27, 2022, even earlier than the beginning of paddy procurement, for lifting, disposal and customs clearance of paddy. The work of registration and permission, contract of mills for milling was additionally began with the graduation of paddy procurement. Up to now within the present season, the method of registration of about 1949 mills has been finished. Towards the 19.39 lakh metric tonnes of paddy procured to this point, milling permission for about 153.10 lakh metric tonnes of paddy and contract for 149.18 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been issued.
Officers stated that the permission and contract for milling has been issued within the state in extra of the estimated amount of paddy procurement in your complete Kharif 12 months. Together with this, the work of issuing DO for lifting of paddy procured within the state and lifting of paddy has additionally been began. Out of 19.39 lakh metric tonnes of paddy procured to this point within the state, DO has been issued for about 16.08 lakh metric tonnes of paddy, which is about 83 % of the procured paddy. Towards the issued DO, greater than 10 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted from the committees, which is about 63 % of the issued DO. Within the final one week, DO of 8.30 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been issued within the state with a each day common of about 1.18 lakh metric tonnes per day. Equally, at a median of about 87 thousand metric tonnes per day, 6.06 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been lifted by the millers instantly from the committees.
It’s price mentioning that this 12 months about 25.91 lakh farmers have been registered in 31.81 lakh hectare space for paddy procurement from registered farmers on minimal help value, which is the best ever because the formation of the state. Up to now, a complete of 19.39 lakh metric tonnes of paddy has been procured from about 5.42 lakh farmers within the state.
Rice millers of Janjgir, Sakti, Sarangarh-Bilaigarh, Durg, Dhamtari and Raipur have been hooked up for quick lifting and customized milling of paddy in Khairagarh-Chhuikhadan-Gandai, Mohla-Manpur-Ambagadchoki and Rajnandgaon districts. Equally, rice millers of Bilaspur, Gorela-Pendra-Marwahi, Korba, Durg and Raipur have been hooked up for quick lifting and customized milling of paddy in Kawardha district.