Less rain­fall hits kharif sow­ing

The Times of India (New Delhi edition) - - FRONT PAGE -

De­fi­cient rain­fall in north-west, east and north-east India has shrunk the acreage of kharif crops sown. The sown area is down by 10% com­pared with this time last year, with pulses re­port­ing a de­cline by 9% and oilseeds and rice by 8% each.

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