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The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government offered to buy wheat from Punjab farmers

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PESHAWAR (Web Desk) Declaring sugar mafia responsible for not buying wheat from farmers in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Food Minister Zahir Shah Toro has proposed to Punjab farmers that their provincial government is ready to buy wheat from farmers.

Zahir Shah Toro visited the center established for buying wheat in Mardan and reviewed the arrangements while talking to a private news agency this time, he said that in light of the decision of the provincial cabinet, the provincial government has started buying wheat. by the farmers doing it

“Mega centers are being set up in this regard, the state government has fixed the price of 40 kg of wheat at 3900 and purchases will be made from farmers on a priority basis so that the farmers can benefit and more can be grown of wheat.”

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Khawarak Minister Zahir Shah Toro called it a conspiracy not to buy wheat from Punjab farmers by the central and provincial governments and said that sugar mafia is active behind it, which is active in Punjab so that next year farmers will growing sugar cane instead of wheat. .

He took the position that although there is huge wheat in Punjab, the sugar mafia is importing wheat from abroad on a private level, that is the reason why now the government is not buying wheat from Punjab farmers and the loss is happening to them. his own farmers.

The doors of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa are open for the farmers of Punjab.

According to the Minister of Khawar Province Zahir Shah Toro, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa cabinet has formulated a policy for the purchase of wheat, according to which the process of purchase from farmers will start soon In this regard, mega centers are being established in different areas.

“Cameras are installed in mega centers so that the buying process is transparent and farmers do not complain. Our priority is farmers. If we buy from farmers, it will be beneficial. Farmers will grow wheat throughout the next year .”

Zahir Shah Toro said that any farmer can sell wheat in the mega centers of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. “Our doors are open, whoever comes first will buy. The benefit of farmers across the country is the first priority of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government.”

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