Talking to ET Now's Parisha Tyagi, Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan says Wednesday's cabinet decision to hike the Fair and Remunerative Price (FRP) for sugarcane for 2018-19 season by Rs 20 to Rs 275 for a quintal is a big boost for farmers. He also points out the steps being taken by the government to reduce arrears to the sugar mills. Listen-in.
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