KATHMANDU, OCTOBER 21
The government has decided to provide subsidies to the cooperatives that buy paddy from farmers.
A Cabinet meeting held on Monday decided to provide subsidy worth of Rs 112 per quintal to the cooperatives that directly buy paddy from the farmers.
Aiming at supporting farmers to sell their produce, the government has sought help from the cooperatives. The Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development had fixed the support price of paddy before the onset of the monsoon season.
According to Agriculture Minister Ghanshyam Bhusal, the cooper