Bhartesh Singh Thakur
Tribune News Service
Chandigarh, July 24
The bodily verification of rice mills in Haryana has detected a shortfall of 18,883.90 MT paddy value round Rs 38 crore, drawing consideration as soon as once more to ghost buy within the state.
As many as 208 rice mills within the state delivered lower than 90 per cent customized milled rice (CMR). This week, bodily verification was accomplished in these mills, and 98 mills had been discovered to have paddy shortfall.
In Kurukshetra, 11,960 MT paddy was discovered brief in 39 mills, whereas the shortfall was 4,046 MT in 47 Karnal mills and a pair of,863 MT in seven Kaithal mills. In three mills of Ambala, 8.65 MT paddy was discovered brief, whereas it was 6.25 MT in two mills of Yamunanagar.
Earlier, near 42,589 MT was discovered brief throughout bodily verification in December-January and a penalty of Rs 80-85 crore was collected from rice millers.