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TS Govt releases Rs. 6,000 Cr toward farmers’ investment support

TS Govt

Hyderabad: The Telangana Government on Wednesday released an amount of Rs. 6,000 crore for distribution among farmers as ‘Investment Support’ at the rate of Rs. 4,000 per acre for Khariff season. According to sources, this amount would be distributed among farmers through cheques which could be encashed in any bank. …

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CM announces formation of Rythu Samanvaya Samithi

K. Chandrashekhar Rao

Hyderabad: Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao has decided to form a new Corporation under the name Telangana Rashtra Rythu Samanvaya Samithi (Telangana State Farmers Coordination Committee). He announced that the proposed Corporation would help to take the measures taken by the government for agriculture development and farmers welfare to the …

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Regional conferences of Mandal-level Farmers’ Committees from Feb 25

Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao

Hyderabad: The regional conferences of the Mandal level Farmer’s Coordination Committees will be organized on February 25 and 26. Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao has decided to this effect and announced about organization of conferences. He disclosed that in the proposed conferences, Coordination Committee members would be oriented towards the …

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TS Govt to purchase Red Jowar for Rs. 2300 per quintal from Feb 19

TS Govt

Hyderabad: Agriculture Minister Pocharam Srinivas Reddy and Nizamabad MP K. Kavita have assured that the State Government would purchase the entire Red Jowar grown by the farmers of Nizamabad, Nirmal and Jagtial through Marfed at Rs. 2300 per quintal from February 19 onwards. Speaking to media persons here on Thursday, …

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Farmers’ income will get doubled by 2022: Harish Rao

Farmers' income will get doubled by 2022: Harish Rao

Hyderabad: Irrigation Minister T. Harish Rao said that the financial assistance of Rs. 4,000 per acre per season to be given by Telangana Government would double the income of farmers by the year 2022. Harish Rao was speaking after watching a power-point presentation on Wednesday given by the officials of …

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Cabinet panel discusses guidelines on financial assistance to farmers

Cabinet panel discusses guidelines on financial assistance to farmers

Hyderabad: The Cabinet Sub-Committee, which was assigned the task of preparing guidelines to provide Rs. 4,000 per acre per season input subsidy to farmers, has decided to hold direct interactions with farmers to finalise the policy. The Cabinet Sub-Committee, under the chairmanship of Agriculture Minister Pocharam Srinivas Reddy, met at …

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Congress makes major promises with farmers in ‘Armoor Declaration’

N. Uttam Kumar Reddy

Armoor: Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) President Capt. N. Uttam Kumar Reddy on Saturday unveiled the manifesto for farmers for 2019 elections. Addressing the ‘Rythu Sadassu’, a massive public meeting in Aloor mandal of Armoor constituency in Nizamabad district, Uttam Kumar Reddy announced the ‘Armoor Declaration’ which contained three major …

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Harish Rao assures farmers on procurement of paddy, cotton

Telangana's Irrigation Minister T. Harish Rao

Hyderabad: Irrigation Minister T. Harish Rao informed that the Civil Supplies and Agricultural Marketing departments have so far purchased 4,73,207 quintal paddy during this season. Harish Rao said as many as 1,732 Centres were established to procure paddy. They include 214 Centres in Nizamabad, 248 in Jagtial, 145 in Sircilla, …

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