According to the news sources Government is planning to significantly increase Tur or Arhar procurement from few tons to 8-10 lakh tons in order to control prices. Prices rating high due to lower acreage and expectation of lower production. As prices ruling significantly higher than MSP in the open market farmers may prefer to sell private participants at higher prices than selling to Government agencies at lower prices. Government have to rise procure-ment price considerably if they want to increase procurement, otherwise Government agencies would face trouble in reaching procurement targets. To intervene market and control prices they should have higher stocks at commonding
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