Panaji, Sep 18 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Friday welcomed passage of “The Farmers Produce Trade & Commerce (Promotion & Facilitation) Bill 2020” and said it would help farmers get better price for their produce.
In a tweet, he said,”With the passing of “The Farmers Produce Trade & Commerce (Promotion & Facilitation) Bill 2020” the farmers can opt for better price for their produce. Inter/Intra state barriers are history now! Thanks @PMOIndia & @nstomar ji for this initiative!”
The Lok Sabha on Thursday passed the Farmers Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill 2020 and the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020.