NARAIL: Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, MP of Narail-2 constituency, urged Deputy Commissioner (DC) Anjuman Ara to buy paddy at government’s stipulated price directly from farmers who are deprived of fair price.
“The MP told us to be aware of farmers so that they get fair price for paddy,” DC Anjuman Ara told Banglanews on Monday (May 20).
The discussion with Mashrafe was about paddy, especially the one which is bought by government, must be bought directly from farmers, Anjuman Ara added.
Mashrafe Bin Mortaza had a conversation with the DC over phone on Sunday night (May 19).
If any evidence found that paddy is sold through syndicate, Mashrafe warned of tough action against the culprits no matter who they are.
BDST: 1659 HRS, MAY 20, 2019