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Posts published in “Day: April 3, 2020”

Rice gets scarce in rural areas of Meghalaya

HP NEWS SERVICE Shillong, Apr 2: The state government constantly harps out that people should not panic about essentials and that there’s enough rice to go round, but this is not the reality on the ground, particularly in the rural areas as rice disappears from their reach in the open market. Many rural village heads tasked with ensuring that there is rice in the local store for the people are agitated because they not getting enough while others are not getting even a bag to take back home. Every retailer and sub-wholesaler in the Khasi-Jaiñtia-Ri Bhoi region have to make…