Farmers’ SOS to FM

By Uma Sudhir

Farmers believe they can help assist the minister in achieving more than 4 % GDP in agriculture but that would require concessions. They insist on mechanisation of Indian agriculture whereby, there will be no taxes on agriculture equipments. Also, subsidies must be given directly to individual farmers.

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About t s sudhir & uma sudhir

Uma Sudhir and T S Sudhir are senior journalists, based in Hyderabad. Both work for NDTV. Uma is a Tamilian, who was educated in
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One Response to Farmers’ SOS to FM

  1. gjnanaswarup says:

    Mechanisation of agriculture removes labour from farms and fields . Mechanisation includes energy subsidy .Large land holding Thakurs and Choudhury s influence the government and FM most . Land reforms must precede this mechanisation process.

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