ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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A Ringside View—I

Agrarian Crisis

The 70th round of the National Sample Survey Office estimates the average income of a farm family at₹ 6,426 per month from all sources such as cultivation, animal husbandry, wages, etc. This personal account, which has been divided into two parts, traces the developments leading to the crisis in the context of a village in Chittoor district, Andhra Pradesh. Needless to say, it is important to understand the ground realities as much as the statistical data for suitable policy and administrative interventions.

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Updated On : 16th Feb, 2018


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