Farmers’ Union Khalid Mehmood Khokhar said that the government was seriously considering all issues of farmers including rates of wheat and wheat. The stakeholder has been heard in detail. The state government is in full touch with the federal government regarding the solution to farmers’ problems.
The government is also aware of the importance of agriculture and the problems of farmers. Before any decision is made, the government looks at all aspects of it. Khalid Mehmood Khokhar, the central president of the coalition, said that the farmers have a legitimate right to increase the rates of farmers’ crops in view of inflation and increased production costs. Rate of Rs.1500 to Rs. Minimum of Rs. Agricultural tube wells fuel price adjustment tax should be abolished and tariff reduced. Further billing and over readings should be strictly taken into account. For the accuracy of the bill, the rotation of the offices is also huge and expensive for the farmers. He said that it was necessary to increase the sugarcane rate along with the sugar rate which has not been done yet. Farmers are desperately frustrated and upset. Talking to District Rahim Yar Khan Jammg MD Ganga by telephone after meeting with the Chief Secretary Punjab, Khalid Mehmood Khokhar further said that Farmer Alliance would raise the voice of farmers’ rights on every forum. Farmers will continue to struggle to get legitimate rates of their crops. Farmers have to come to the streets for this, then they will come. Farmers also need to wake up from sleep and put up practical struggles with the peasant movement to solve their problems and achieve their rights.