ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Government Helping Rich Farmers Profit from Drought

By keeping foodgrain releases for the food-for-work programme to the minimum, by encouraging export of farm commodities and by giving in to pressures to raise procurement prices, the government is actively helping rich farmers to make the most of the opportunity for making additional profits provided by the drought.

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