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Feb 15, 2019
Govt hikes floor price of sugar to Rs 31 per kg; mechanism to be put in place to ensure benefit reaches farmers tooMSP is the rate below which the mills cannot sell sugar in the open market to wholesalers and bulk consumers like beverage and biscuit makers.
May 23, 2017
Food Minister Paswan goes abroad for surgery; Radha Mohan Singh gets additional chargeRam Vilas Paswan, Food and Consumer Affairs Minister has gone to London for treatment of heart related ailment and Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh has been given additional charge of the portfolio
Oct 09, 2015
Arvind Kejriwal sacks Delhi Food minister Asim Khan on corruption chargesDuring a dramatic press conference in New Delhi, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Friday sacked cabinet minister Asim Ahmed Khan over allegations of corruption.
Feb 11, 2015
Food Min favours extending sugar export subsidy for upto 1.4 mln tonsFood Minister Ram Vilas Paswan today said his ministry is in favour of extending sugar export subsidy to only 1.4 million tonnes of raw sugar in the ongoing 2014-15 marketing year.
Oct 14, 2014
Ready to supply foodgrains to cyclone Hudhud-hit Andhra: PaswanAmidst shortage of essential food items in the Hudhud-hit Andhra Pradesh, the Centre said it is ready to supply foodgrains to the affected region.
Aug 28, 2013
Food security cost not to adversely impact economy: KV ThomasEconomy will not be impacted adversely by the food security programme which would be implemented in the next 12 months, Food Minister K V Thomas said today seeking to allay fears that its cost will take a toll on government finances.
Jul 18, 2012
Govt to consider imposing stock holding limit on food itemsIndia will also wait until August to review its export policy on farm commodities as the monsoon scenario will be clearer by then.