arhtiyas News

Middlemen in crisis

The number of arhtiya suicides may not be anywhere close to those by farmers, but they do suggest a certain trend. When prices of commodities, be it basmati rice or cotton, were good, farmers planted with gusto.

Briefly Region: Arhtiyas to rally against Centre’s move to do away with agents

Reacting to the Centre’s recent letter,urging Punjab to eliminate the role of commission agents in the state’s marketing system.