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After farm laws' repeal, focus shifts to ensuring effective delivery of MSP

The agitating farmers said that they are not going to end their protest unless a firm guarantee on MSP is given to them

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Farmers celebrate govt's announcement to repeal farm laws (Photo: Reuters)

Sanjeeb Mukherjee New Delhi
Even as hundreds of thousands of farmers gathered on the streets of Delhi in protest against the now repealed three farm laws, the government moved ahead with some big changes in the manner in which the Minimum Support Price (MSP) mechanism was being administered in the country.

Going forward too, sources said these improvements will continue to happen, all focused on ensuring that only genuine farmers get the benefit of MSP and most of them fall under the ambit of procurement.

That apart, there could also be some reforms in the manner in which fertiliser subsidies are delivered to the

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First Published: Nov 20 2021 | 3:37 PM IST

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