Food dept issues wheat seed policy 2020
LAHORE: Punjab Food department has issued wheat seed policy 2020, under which wheat seed will be purchased during current year.
According to official sources, through this policy hurdles had been removed in the legal procurement of wheat seed.
Spokesman said that problems of Punjab Seed Corporation and private seed companies had also been solved. He said that local district administration would not stop goods transportation vehicle of Federal Seed Certificate Agency associated with Punjab Seed Corporation and private companies.
He said, "Under the new wheat procurement policy 2020, there is no ban on inter district transportation of wheat/wheat seed." District food controllers would sign all the relevant documents related to sending and receiving of wheat/wheat seed, he added. He said that strict action would be taken against those food controllers who would not follow the directions in this regard. - APP