NAFED procures 76,969 metric tonne groundnut in shell

The National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India, under the price support scheme, has procured 76,969 metric tonne of groundnut in shell in Gujarat and Rajasthan. NAFED procured the crop from growers as market prices fell below the minimum support price of 4,450 rupees per 100 kg, inclusive of a bonus of 200 rupees.