Contingency Programme to meet Natural Calamities and Pests and Disease Endemic

H/A : 2401-00-800-91 Rs.750.00 lakh

In order to meet the contingency due to natural calamity and pest and disease endemic and amount of ₹ 750.00 lakh is set apart during 2024-25. The activities covered will be creation of buffer stock of short duration varieties pf paddy, pulses and vegetables for distribution to affected farmers in the event of natural calamities and resultant crop damages, assistance for strengthening of bunds against breaches and removal of debris and support for crop health management in the event of pest and disease endemic.