#RajyaSabha Question #2263


GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS,
FOOD AND PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION
RAJYA SABHA
QUESTION NO 2263
ANSWERED ON 12.12.2014

Procurement of wheat for marketing season 2010 2011

Will the Minister of CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD AND PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION be pleased to satate :-

  • whether determination of the final rate of wheat procured at the support price in Kharif marketing for the year 2010-11 along with relevant expenditures made thereon is pending with the Ministry and the facts thereof?

Answer

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS, FOOD & PUBLIC DISTRIBUTION (SHRI RAOSAHEB PATIL DANVE)

No Sir. As wheat is not procured as a commodity of Kharif Marketing Season, no proposal for determination of final rate of wheat procured at the Minimum Support Price in the Kharif Marketing Season 2010-11 is pending with the Ministry.