Assist farmers by reporting unseasonal crop losses. Give particulars regarding unseasonal rain crop in the current yearAt present, due to unseasonal rains in the district of Gujarat, the crops of the farmers have increased in various quantities. The state government used to organize the board. In which 48 questions of different 13 districts have been created for the farmers.
Crop loss package due to unseasonal rain announced
The recent unseasonal rains have damaged the crops of the farmers. There was heavy rain in various districts in which the crops of the farmers were greatly damaged. Some small farmers have suffered a lot. Unseasonal rains were observed in almost entire Gujarat. So, considering this, the government has announced a package so that the farmers can be compensated for the crop loss.
For which crops and how much assistance?
- Top-up assistance will be provided in special cases in addition to SDRF norms as per crop loss due to unseasonal rains in March-03.
- 13,500 available for agriculture and rainfed horticulture crops with an additional assistance of Rs.9,500 will be given a total assistance of Rs.3,000 per hectare subject to a maximum limit of Rs.1 hectare per account.
- In addition to Rs.18,000 available for perennial horticultural crops, with an additional assistance of Rs.12,600, a total assistance of Rs.30,600 per hectare will be provided subject to a maximum limit of Rs.
How to apply for loss package?
To get the benefit of this package, the farmers have to fill in the prescribed application form Village Sample No.8-A, Palm Plantation Pattern/Village Sample No. Application has to be made in the prescribed format addressed to the Taluka Development Officer along with necessary supporting documents including 7-12, he added.
How much crop damage package will be paid to farmers due to unseasonal rain?
13,500 per hectare plus Rs 9,500 assistance will be paid to farmers due to unseasonal rain crop damage package
How many districts and talukas will get the benefit of seasonal compensation package for farmers?
48 talukas of 13 districts will get the benefit of seasonal compensation package to farmers.