In­dia to get NOR­MAL mon­soon rains in 2018: IMD

Financial Chronicle - - FRONT PAGE - MICHAEL GONSALVES

THE south­west mon­soon rains, which ir­ri­gate over 70 per cent of farm land with no ir­ri­ga­tion fa­cil­i­ties, is likely to be nor­mal, the In­dia Me­te­o­ro­log­i­cal Depart­ment fore­cast on Mon­day. The good news has brought re­lief to mil­lions of farm­ers, pol­icy mak­ers and po­lit­i­cal par­ties of all hues, es­pe­cially to the BJP gov­ern­ment as it faces gen­eral polls in 2019.

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