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Govt procures 600,000 tons wheat

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The government has so far procured about 600,000 tons of wheat through its wheat procurement campaign for the year 2014-15 across the crop sowing areas in the country. During the current crop season, the government will procure about 8 million tons of wheat to fulfill the domestic requirements as well as keep the strategic food reserves, said Deputy Food Security Commissioner, Dr. Imtaiz Ahmad Gopang. "This year, the favorable weather conditions, timely sowing of…Read More