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NFF delegation calls on Sharad Pawar

Posted on Jan 30, 10:43AM | UNI

Puducherry, Jan 29 : A delegation of the National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) today called on Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar in New Delhi and urged him that fishermen be understood as non bulk consumers of diesel

NFF General Secretary M Illango in a statement said the delegation led by NFF Chairperson Rambahu Patel and himself, apprised Mr Pawar the sufferings of fishermen because of the diesel price and urged him to take steps to exempt fishermen from the enhancement

Mr Pawar heard them patiently and assured them to take proper steps in this regard in consultation with Union Petrolium Minister Veerappa Moily in a couple of days.