Farmers seek minimum income guarantee in manifestos

March 8, 2014 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: March 7, 2014

Representatives of more than 100 farmers’ organisations release a charter of demands.

Although the time for freebies is over as Lok Sabha elections have been announced and the model code of conduct is in place, more than 20 lakh farmers across the country have sought assurance from political parties for a minimum income security for agriculture households.