04-07-2014 09:14 AM | India

Govt's move is impractical, say farmers, traders

Farmers, traders and Agriculture Produce Market Committees (APMCs) officials on Thursday said the central government's decision to include onions in Essential Commodities Act and deleting it from the APMC Act was impractical and also unfortunate.

National Agricultural Co-operative Marketing Federation of India Ltd (Nafed) director Nanasaheb Patil said, "The decision has been taken only taking into consideration consumers and without keeping the interest of farmers in mind.
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