Controversy hits wheat import

PUBLISHED ON: May 1, 2006

  
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The country's first wheat import in years is currently stuck in a Chennai port - the reason - it is not fit for human consumption. It contains pesticide and poisonous weeds. What is worse is the price paid for this wheat is around Rs 8,000 per tonne. The price is much higher than the procurement price for wheat to Indian farmers.
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