Wheat procurement target increased

MULTAN: District Food Controller Sajid Hussain Sunday said the Food Department had increased the target of wheat procurement by 14 per cent in district Multan.

Talking to APP, Sajid Hussain said the Food Department Multan would purchase 2,27,000 metric tonne wheat through 16 purchase centres in the current wheat season while last year about 1,99,000 metric tonne wheat purchase target was set.