Millet Mission Current Affairs, GK & News
The Government of India is expecting the millet production to increase to forty to fifty lakh tonnes in the next few years. In 2023, the millet production in the country is around six to seven lakh tonnes. According to the Union Government, the increase in millet production is mainly because of nine states. They are ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs - 2022
Topics: Advanced estimates • Agriculture in Tamil Nadu • Estimates • Food security • Food security in India • Gujarat • Healthy diet • Healthy India • India at United Nations • International Year of Millets • Karnataka • Madhya Pradesh • Madhya Pradesh State Government • Maharashtra • Millet Mission • Millets • National Food Security Mission • NITI Aayog • Odisha • Safe and Healthy food • Tamil Nadu • UN World Food Programme • United Nations • Uttarakhand • World Food Programme
Chhattisgarh government launched the “Millet Mission” on September 14, 2021 with the objective of making the state a millet hub of India. Highlights On the occasion of launch of the mission, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel noted that state will soon become the millet hub of India. He also highlighted that, “Like minor forest produce, the ..