ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Rising Crimes against Scheduled Cartes

Rising Crimes against Scheduled Cartes

APC as an independent expert advisory body has been duty undermined. Already packed with suitably screened personnel to serve the interests of the farm lobby at the time of its reconsti- tution last year, it has been put in its proper place to serve purposes which may be dictated to it from time to time. The reason advanced for asking the APC to revise its June recommendation do not in any case stand scrutiny. The prices of petroleum products had to be revised to cut down losses on the sale of these products and ease the burden of subsidies on their account on the budget. But the result of a hike in procurement prices of foodgrains and subsidised sales of fertilisers

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