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UP sugar mills clear 75% dues for this season

This season, UP is likely to contribute almost 40% to sugar output, much higher than Maharashtra

Virendra Singh Rawat  |  Lucknow 

Uttar Pradesh sugar mills have paid over Rs 10,000 crore to farmers against sugarcane procurement under the current 2016-17 crushing season. The payments have been made against total payables of about Rs 13,100 crore for 2016-17, which pegs the payment ratio at over 75 per cent. Meanwhile, UP sugar mills have collectively paid Rs 17,635 crore against total dues of a little over Rs 18,000 crore for the previous 2015-16 season. The balance of about Rs 368 crore is pending on 13 private sugar mills. According to UP cane commissioner Vipin Kumar Dwivedi, the government had ...

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First Published: Mon, February 13 2017. 21:46 IST
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