Collector Shri Kuldeep Sharma duly inaugurated the paddy procurement work by providing prayers on the Paddy Procurement Heart Sankra and Barhi of Balod block of the district in the present day. He welcomed the farmers who got here for the sale of paddy and offered Neem, Mango, Jamun saplings to all of the farmers to make the atmosphere inexperienced. Collector Shri Sharma inspected the paddy introduced by the farmers on the market and in addition examined the moisture content material of the paddy by moisture meter. He mentioned that the farmers coming for the sale of paddy shouldn’t face any form of drawback. Association of assembly, ingesting water and bogs ought to be ensured for them. On this event, Collector Sharma mentioned that the work of procurement of paddy is likely one of the essential duties of the state authorities. He instructed to make all essential preparations, upkeep of paddy, transportation and so on. within the paddy procurement middle on precedence. He requested to pay particular consideration to the standard of paddy, gunny system, stacking, upkeep, security, lifting and high quality of paddy and so on. from the start of paddy procurement. Giving strict directions, he mentioned that there ought to be no criticism of much less or extra weight of paddy in any middle.
Collector Shri Sharma knowledgeable about getting tokens from farmers from dwelling by Token App for purchasing paddy and he appealed to increasingly more farmers to take tokens by App. The Collector, whereas discussing the shortcomings, difficulties and sensible issues of the earlier years, additionally gave directions to resolve them. He mentioned that based on the number of paddy, their staking ought to be carried out. It’s noteworthy that underneath the Kharif advertising and marketing 12 months 2022-23 by the state authorities, the work of buying paddy on help value has began from in the present day. He knowledgeable that this 12 months paddy procurement work is being carried out in all 138 paddy procurement facilities of the district. Throughout this, Superintendent of Police Mr. Jitendra Kumar Yadav, Sub-Divisional Officer Income Mrs. Sheetal Bansal, Deputy Collector Mr. Suresh Sahu, District Meals Officer Mr. Thakur and different involved officers and farmers have been current.