ANDHRA PRADESH

Fertilizer dealers warned

ELURU: Joint Collector V. Durga Das on Tuesday said that the district administration would initiate criminal proceedings those fertilizer dealers who were found guilty of hoarding stocks.

He was speaking at a meeting with representatives of fertilizer companies and dealers.

S. Venkateswara Rao, Joint Director, Department of Agriculture, said fertilizers were required for use on 1.85 hectares on which paddy was raised in the rabi season.

— Staff Reporter