Food prices may spike, warn experts as coronavirus lockdown adds to woes of farmers fearing poor produce due to untimely rains
Food prices in India are likely to rise soon, warn experts, as farmers in the country face the double whammy of erratic rainfall and coronavirus lockdown
After Gujarat, Narendra Modi announces aid for storm victims of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Manipur
After Gujarat, Narendra Modi approved an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each from the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund for those who lost died in storms in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Manipur.
The Assocham study, he said, was "factually incorrect" and was released to "compel government to reduce import duty on wheat"
Farmers in the Amravati district of Vidarbha region today told Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi that they have not received adequate government help and demanded minimum price for their crops.