Nuapada, Jun 7: A team of BJP Krushak Morcha led by Kalahandi MP Basant Panda on Monday submitted a memorandum to Nuapada district Collector Swadha Dev Singh, demanding procurement of paddy from all famers at the earliest.
The 6-point charter of demands was addressed to Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik. The Krusham Morcha expressed grave concern that paddy is not being procured from farmers for which large numbers of paddy bags have piled up at Mandis.
They demanded that paddy procured from all farmers at MSP soon and no deduction should be made in the name of FAQ.
The district Collector assured the team that he would put forth the demands before the State Government soon.