Financial Express reports 65 more agriculture produce market committees (APMC) in Maharashtra will soon join the Centre’s eNAM platform, while 60 APMC of the state had earlier joined it.
In all, 585 mandis in the country have been linked to eNAM. An eNAM cell has been opened to offer guidance regarding the platform and employees have been appointed as eNAM Mitra.
A source is quoted saying. 67 lakh quintals of agri-produce worth Rs 2,085 crore has been sold through e-auctions since the implementation of the platform in Maharashtra.
The source says efforts are being made to ensure the eNAM process is 100 % complete in the 60 market committees.
Out of 60 Agriculture Produce Market Committees (APMCs) in Maharashtra, 30 have switched to digital transactions and have begun e-auctions.