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Farmers stage protests demanding support pride for jowar

Web Desk‌Updated: Wednesday Feb 13, 2019

Hyderabad > Farmers in large numbers at Nizamabad in Telangana staged protests Tuesday, demanding support price for red jowar and turmeric crops. They also raised slogans against the government and sought support price of Rs 3,500 per quintal to jowar and Rs 15,000 to turmeric.

They alleged that they are not able to meet their expenses with the prices they were presently getting for their produce