Gujarat Farmer News On the first day of the monsoon session of the Gujarat Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced an aid package of Rs 3,700 crore for crop damage caused by heavy rains in the kharif season.
This assistance will be given to 37 lakh hectares in 123 talukas of 20 districts of the state. You can check payment status online at official website or portal.
2 હેક્ટર માટે રૂ. 10 હજાર પ્રતિ હેક્ટર સહાય
Damage to crops including groundnut, cotton, paddy
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has said that heavy rains in some talukas of the state in August 2020 have resulted in the flooding of farms causing damage to crops.
રાજ્યના આ 20 જિલ્લાના 123 તાલુકાને સહાય મળશે
3700 crore aid package for farmers in the state announced, more than 33 percent crop loss per hectare Rs. The assistance of 10 thousand.
This assistance package will benefit about 27 lakh farmer account holders in the state.
In the early stages, there was moderate rainfall and very good production conditions in all the districts of the state.
The onset of monsoon in the state this year was good and timely.
But during the month of August, there was heavy rainfall in some talukas of the state and hence damage to crops was reported due to flooding in the fields. Crops like millets, pulses, vegetables, etc. have been damaged.
An area of 37 lakh hectares will be eligible for assistance
The state government has repeatedly announced that the state government was considering providing assistance to farmers in the state in case of crop loss of 33 percent and above. Out of the estimated,, 51 lakh hectares of planted area in 123 talukas of 20 districts of the state, an estimated 37 lakh hectares will be eligible for assistance as per the aid norms.
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For 2 hectares Rs. 10 thousand per hectare assistance
In case of crop loss of 33% and above, a maximum of Rs. 10 thousand per hectare assistance will be paid. In addition, no matter how little land the farmer has, he should be paid at least Rs. The state government has decided to pay Rs 5,000. This assistance package will benefit an estimated 27 lakh farmer account holders in the state. Not only that, if there is an assessment of crop damage in other talukas of the state, the state government will also consider it.
The portal will be open from October 1
The portal for online application for this assistance will be open from October 1, with the cost of applying online being borne by the state government. Farmers will have to apply at the nearest e-gram center. At the end of the approval process as per the application, the assistance will be deposited directly online in the farmer’s bank account, the CM said.