PM-AASHA Current Affairs, GK & News
On June 1, 2020, the Union Cabinet approved hike of Minimum Support Price of 14 Kharif crops. Highlights The Minimum Support Price of Paddy has been increased by Rs 53 per quintal. The MSP of paddy has been fixed at Rs 1,868 per quintal for the year 2020-21. The rates of pulses, oil seeds and ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
On April 16, 2020 the Union Agricultural Minister Shri Narendra Singh Tomar chaired the National Conference on Kharif crops. The conference discussed measures to achieve doubling of farmers’ income and to achieve Kharif target. Secretaries of DAC&FW and ICAR and also officers from state governments participated in the conference. Highlights The conference fixed the target ..
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
Topics: COVID-19 • Doubling Farmers Income • e-NAM • Kharif Crops • Mandi • national conference on kharif crops • PM-AASHA • Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana • Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi • Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana
Union Cabinet recently approved new umbrella scheme “Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay SanraksHan Abhiyan” (PM-AASHA) to give major boost to pro-farmer initiatives of Government. The Scheme is aimed at ensuring remunerative prices to e farmers for their produce as announced in Union Budget for 2018. The scheme was launched in keeping with Government’s commitment and dedication ..