Narendra Modi promises higher compensation for farmers hit by unseasonal rains4 min read . Updated: 09 Apr 2015, 01:42 AM IST
Farmers, who have seen damage of 33% of total crops, will be eligible for compensation, as against the prevailing norm of 50%
New Delhi: The government on Wednesday raised the compensation amount for crop damage and made it easier for farmers to claim such compensation after unseasonal rains destroyed standing crops and brought parts of rural India to the brink of crisis.
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