Cane Growers Want Ban on Sugar Export Lifted
(Times of India) Nearly a thousand sugarcane farmers held a rally at the office of the sugar commissioner on Monday in support of their five demands, which includes lifting ban on export of sugar. The rally was led by farmer leader Raghunath Patil.
Among the other demands were mandatory blending of ethanol with petrol and diesel, allowing inter-state molasses trade, cancellation of levy quota and payment of dues by sugar factories. READ MORE