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Paddy purchasing in Vavuniya

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor January 31, 2020 18:19

Paddy purchasing in Vavuniya

Paddy purchasing of the Maha season is now being carried out from farmers in the Vavuniya District.
Paddy purchasing was undertaken in Vavuniya under the patronage of Vavuniya District Secretary Saman Bandulasena. The paddy purchased in this manner is being stocked in Government Warehouses.
A kilogramme of the Samba and Nadu varieties is being purchased at a price of 50 rupees if dried according to proper standards. A kilo of undried paddy is being purchased at 44 rupees.
Loans were granted to small mill owners at concessionary interest rates.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor January 31, 2020 18:19