Maintain adequate stock, government to pvt retailers after fuel shortage

India oi-Vicky Nanjappa | Published: Friday, June 17, 2022, 15:55 [IST] New Delhi, Jun 17: In a bid to rein in private fuel retailers curtailing operations to cut losses, Government has expanded the scope of Universal Service Obligation (USO), mandating licensed entities to maintain petrol and diesel sales at all petrol pumps, including in remote … Read more

Demand shoots up, MP wheat farmers turn to pvt mandis

The fully-mechanised government procurement center in Madhya Pradesh’s Dewas district can process around 2,000 metric tons of wheat per day. But in the peak of the wheat procurement season, only a handful of farmers are present here — in a year harvest has been largely unaffected. Among them is Vijay Patel, his red tractor-trolley loaded … Read more