TAMIL NADU

Co-operatives to procure ‘Tuvarai' from farmers

Special Correspondent

At the prevailing market price

TIRUCHI: Co-operative societies in Lalgudi, Pullambadi, Manapparai, Vaiyampatti, Musiri and Thottiyam blocks in Tiruchi district will procure the ‘Tuvarai' (pulse) from the farmers directly at the prevailing market price on that day, according to a communication from Collector T.Soundiah here on Tuesday.

The Collector said that the Sivagnanam Agricultural Producers' Co-operative Society in Lalgudi would procure the Tuvarai from the farmers of Lalgudi and Pullambadi blocks, the primary agricultural co-operative society at Manapparai would procure the pulse from the farmers in Manapparai block, primary agricultural co-operative society at Vaiyampatti would procure the pulse from farmers in Vaiyampatti block, the agricultural co-operative society at Musiri would procure from the farmers of Musiri and Thottiyam blocks.

Mr Soundiah appealed to the farmers to sell tuvarai and get immediate cash.