KARACHI: The Sindh federal government on Sunday explained the decision to deal with the price of a 40 kilo bag of wheat in Punjab at Rs1,800 as an ‘anti-farmer choice’ saying that the decision of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf federal government was a joke with farmers.
Provincial Farming Priest Ismail Rahu better said in a statement that Punjab was the biggest wheat generating district as well as if Punjab did not take care of the rate of wheat at Rs2,000, there would be another wheat situation.
He declared that the rate of flour in the nation would certainly increase additionally as a result of the low cost of wheat in Punjab.
He said that Sindh had currently suggested to the federation to raise the wheat price to Rs2,000 per 40kg bag, or else it would develop an imbalance in rates.
The provincial preacher added that Sindh was likewise being required to keep the purchase rate reduced.
He stated that the cost of production of wheat had actually risen a whole lot, as well as the cost of agricultural manufacturing had tripled over the past 2 as well as a fifty percent years.
Farmers and growers were suffering from a huge recession, he declared.
Mr Rahu affirmed that the prime minister was benefiting the wheat and also flour mafias, while farmers and also the country’s agriculture had actually suffered a great deal because Imran Khan pertained to power.