Fawad lauds farmers as Punjab produces 20MT wheat

Federal Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry on Wednesday congratulated farmers of Punjab as well as the province for achieving the production target of 20 million metric tonnes (MT) of wheat.

“Congratulations to Punjab farmers and the government on the production of 20 million metric tonnes of wheat the highest in history,” said Fawad in a post on Twitter.

The information minister informed that the country’s agricultural economy has increased by Rs1,100 billion. “This historic development was possible despite the outbreak of coronavirus,” he said.

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“This gives an idea of the potential of Pakistan’s agricultural sector,” added Fawad.

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