ECC okays subsidy for rice growers

Islamabad - The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the Cabinet on Thursday approved to compensate farmers of basmati rice @ Rs5000 per acre for which federal as well as provincial governments would provide Rs10 billion subsidy.The ECC, which was chaired by Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar, ...

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