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Union Government needs to increase central subsidy on inland haulage of fruits & vegetables: Sunder Sham Arora

Punjab
The Industries and Commerce Minister, Punjab, Mr. Sunder Sham Arora has demanded from the Union Government to increase the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) incentive from 5 to 10 percent of the Freight On Board (FOB) value of agricultural and horticultural exports from the state besides increase in the central subsidy on inland haulage component of fruits and vegetables.

District administration provides subsidy worth more than 10 crore to farmers to purchase ultra modern machinery for effective crop residue management

Punjabi Politics
Jalandhar: Setting a new benchmark towards revolutionizing the agriculture sector by ensuring in situ management of the crop residue in the farms the district administration has so far given a subsidy of more than Rs 10 crore this year on 1926 ultra modern farm equipments supplied to the farmers.