Cane growers irked by millers' attitude.

HYDERABAD -- The Sindh Abagdar Ittehad (SAI) has expressed grave concern over millers' refusal to pay officially notified price of sugar cane to growers.

In its meeting held here on Thursday, the growers' body said sugar millers were paying Rs250 per 40kg at the commencement of cane crushing season after deduction from the commodity.

The Sindh cane commissioner was not taking any action in the matter despite complaints about the deduction, said the meeting presided over by SAB president Nawab Zubair Talpur The SAI had already informed the Sindh government about the impending flour crisis as it had anticipated there would be a drop in wheat production due to rising prices of fertilizer in 2021-22 season...

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