Telangana CM KCR penned a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi as stated in the TRS Bhavan yesterday. In a letter, Telangana CM KCR asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give directions to the FCI on paddy procurement.
As quoted by the ANI, Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao writes to PM Narendra Modi seeking directions to FCI to complete procurement of balance 5 LMTs of rice produced in Rabi-2020-21 and to enhance the target beyond 40 LMTs for procurement of rice during ongoing Kharif season to 90% of the production.
In the letter, the Telangana CM also demanded to know in advance how much rice the central government will buy in the state of Telangana in the coming Rabi. KCR has requested to take immediate action in this regard.