NEW DELHI: Massive procurement of wheat has posed serious storage problem for various state governments, who are now urging the Centre to intervene to help them tide over the crisis.
Latest figures show that Madhya Pradesh is fast catching up with Haryana and may end up as the second largest procurer of wheat. Bihar, which has notched up robust growth, however, has slipped on procurement of wheat and has so far (up to June 7) bought less than the quantity procured last year. Officials say procurement in some states is still on. Read more
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