Agri-budget enhanced by 74.5%: Radha Mohan

Union Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh has said  that with an aim to double farmers’ income, the budget outlay of the agriculture sector has been enhanced by 74.5% to Rs 2,11,694 crore during 2014-2019 as compared to Rs 1,21,082 crore during 2009-2014.

On the occasion of inauguration ceremony of Krishi Kumbh 2018 organised in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh today he said that the Government is implementing various schemes to ensure higher gains for farmers.