More than 71.07 lakh metric tonnes (MT) of Paddy has so far arrived in the mandis of Haryana, of which the government agencies have procured over 58.04 lakh metric tonnes and over 13.02 lakh metric tonnes was purchased by millers and dealers.

  • Chandigarh, Dec 5 – More than 71.07 lakh metric tonnes (MT) of Paddy has so far arrived in the mandis of Haryana, of which the government agencies have procured over 58.04 lakh metric tonnes and over 13.02 lakh metric tonnes was purchased by millers and dealers.
  • While stating this here today, a spokesman of the Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department said that more than 32.25 lakh MT of paddy have been purchased by the Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department, over 17.75 lakh MT by Hafed, over 7.85 lakh MT by the Haryana Warehousing Corporation and 17,744 MT by the Food Corporation of India.
  • Giving details of arrival in mandis of different districts, the spokesman said that out of the total arrival, the maximum quantity of paddy has arrived in Karnal which is over 15.21 lakh MT followed by Kurukshetra over 11.63 lakh MT. Similarly, over 8.23 lakh MT paddy has arrived in mandis of Kaithal, over 7.91 lakh MT in Fatehabad, over 7.74 lakh MT in Ambala, over 6.33 lakh MT in Yamunanagar, over 4.54 lakh MT in Jind, over 2.89 lakh MT in Sirsa, over 2.11 lakh MT each in Panipat, over 1.44 lakh MT in Panchkula, over 1.42 lakh MT in Hisar, 48,093  MT in Faridabad, 43,420  MT in Sonipat, 32,766 MT in Jhajjar, 11,657 MT in Rohtak, 10,180 MT in Palwal and 9,800  MT in Mewat.