Cabinet approves hike in ethanol price, cotton support

The government on Wednesday approved ₹17,408.85 crore support to the Cotton Corporation of India for ethanol price hike, restoration and continuation of Member of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) and Minimum Support Price (MSP) operations. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) hiked the prices of sugarcane-based ethanol for blending with petrol by up … Read more