Cabinet approves new, increased rates for Nadu paddy
The Cabinet of Ministers has granted approval to purchase Nadu paddy from farmers at Rs. 55 per kilo from today (14).
The Minister of Agriculture Mahindananda Aluthgamage said that the purchase price for Nadu paddy has been increased by Rs. 5 at the request of farmers.
Earlier, a kilo of Nadu paddy was purchased by the Paddy Marketing Board for Rs 50.