The Central government has approved the purchase of Moong, Urad and Tur at MSP. For it, MARKFED will start the procurement of Moong, Urad at MSP from 17th October next month for the Kharif season 2022-23 in Raipur (Chhattisgarh) which will lasts till 16th December. MSP for Moong has been declared at INR 7755 per quintal while that is for Urad and Tur, it is INR 6600 per quintal for both. Tur (Pigeon Pea) procurement will run between 13th March to 12 May, 2023. Around 6,180 tonne Urad, 372 tonne Moong and 6342 tonne Tur will be purchased. For this, farmers have been exempted from Mandi tax and farmer welfare tax.