Deputy Commissioner Arvind Pal Singh Sandhu held a meeting with the representatives of the Procurement Agencies and Arhats Association for the advance preparations regarding the wheat procurement arrangements here today. The Deputy Commissioner also listened to the problems facing the Procurement Agencies and Arhats Association and resolved them on the spot.
He directed the representatives of the procurement agencies and the Arhats Association to cover their noses and mouths with masks or any other cloth and to follow the rules of social distance in the mandis by the farmers who bring wheat in the mandi in view of increasing cases of covid.
During the meeting the Deputy Commissioner directed the Market Committees to make arrangements for the cleanliness of the mandis and procurement centers besides providing adequate shade, drinking water and lighting in the mandis so that the farmers coming to sell their produce would not face any problem. Come on
He directed the procurement agencies to make advance arrangements for the procurement of wheat. He said that every department involved in the procurement of wheat would ensure that no difficulty would be faced by any farmer coming into the market to sell wheat.
On this occasion District Food and Supply Controller Gurpreet Singh Kang, District Mandi Officer Jagroop Singh etc. were present.