In RMS 2022-23, 161.95 LMT wheat procured from 11 states (upto 01.05.2022)

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In RMS 2022-23, 161.95 LMT wheat procured from 11 states (upto 01.05.2022)

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution In RMS 2022-23, 161.95 LMT wheat procured from 11 states (upto 01.05.2022)Wheat pr

Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution

In RMS 2022-23, 161.95 LMT wheat procured from 11 states (upto 01.05.2022)

Wheat procurement in RMS 2022-23 has so far benefitted 14.70 Lakh farmers with an MSP value of Rs. 32,633.71 Crore

Posted On: 02 MAY 2022 4:44PM by PIB Delhi

Wheat procurement under the central pool is progressing in Rabi Marketing Season 2022-23 in the States/UTs of Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh, J and K, Gujarat, Bihar, and Rajasthan.

Upto 01.05.2022, a quantity of 161.95 LMT of wheat has been procured, benefiting over 14.70 Lakh farmers with an MSP value of Rs. 32,633.71 crore.

                                               

Wheat Procurement in RMS 2022-23 (upto 01.05.2022)/

As on 02.05.2022

State/UT

Quantity of wheat Procured (MTs)

No of farmers benefitted

MSP value (Rs. In Crore)

 PUNJAB

8910562

737264

17954.78

 HARYANA

3724040

282424

7503.94

  UTTAR PARDESH 

147554

35257

297.32

  MADHYA PARDESH

3404248

413306

6859.56

 BIHAR

1704

318

3.43

 RAJASTHAN

749

84

1.51

 UTTRAKHAND

907

227

1.83

 CHANDIGARH

3165

379

6.38

 GUJARAT

6

3

0.01

 HIMACHAL PR.

2225

720

4.48

  J & K

232

51

0.47

   TOTAL

16195391.14

1470033

32633.71

Paddy procurement under the central pool is progressing smoothly in Kharif Marketing Season (KMS) 2021-22, in various procuring States/ UTs.

Upto 01.05.2022, a quantity of 760.94 LMT of Paddy (includes Kharif Crop 751.49 LMT and Rabi Crop 9.45 LMT) has been procured, benefiting 109.58 Lac farmers with an MSP value of Rs.1,49,144.23 crore.

                                               

State-wise Paddy Procurement in KMS 2021-22 (upto 01.05.2022)/As on 02.05.2022

State/UT

Quantity of Paddy Procured (MTs)

No of farmers benefitted

MSP value (Rs. In Crore)

Andhra Pradesh

4377651

602991

8580.20

Telangana

6941614

1071098

13605.56

Assam

221427

27460

434.00

Bihar

4490319

642225

8801.03

Chandigarh

27286

1956

53.48

Chhattisgarh

9201000

2105972

18033.96

Gujarat

121865

25081

238.86

Haryana

5530596

310083

10839.97

Himachal Pradesh

27628

5851

54.15

Jharkhand

753394

139359

1476.65

Jammu  & Kashmir

40520

8724

79.42

Karnataka

218681

73174

428.61

Kerala

480614

170122

942.00

Madhya Pradesh

4582610

661756

8981.92

Maharashtra

1337891

471438

2622.27

Odisha

5724195

1293540

11219.42

Puducherry

336

84

0.66

Punjab

18728335

933263

36707.54

NEF (Tripura)

31249

14572

61.25

 Tamil Nadu 

3340314

500057

6547.02

Uttar  Pradesh

6553029

947326

12843.94

Uttrakhand

1155464

78798

2264.71

West Bengal

2200620

872889

4313.22

Rajasthan

7357

563

14.42

Total

76093995

10958382

149144.23

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