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Plight of sugarcane farmers shows the priority government accords to them

Although the government has now pledged to make sugar mills pay farmers their dues, analysts are sceptical whether the agreement will be followed through.Plight of sugarcane farmers shows the priority government accords to them
Farmers say they have received neither payments for the sugarcane sold to mills nor a single paisa from the government in subsidies. Post File Photo
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Tika R Pradhan
Published at : January 6, 2020
Updated at : January 6, 2020 07:36
Kathmandu

Tika R Pradhan

Tika R Pradhan is a senior political correspondent for the Post, covering politics, parliament, judiciary and social affairs. Pradhan joined the Post in 2016 after working at The Himalayan Times for more than a decade.


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