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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Agriculture

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND COOPERATION

RAJYA SABHA

UNSTARRED QUESTION NO 3400

TO BE ANSWERED ON 25.04.2008

 Unseasonal Rain in South .

3400.

SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

 

ABDUL WAHAB PEEVEE

 

V. MAITREYAN

 

K.E. ISMAIL

 

N.R. GOVINDARAJAR

Will the Minister of AGRICULTURE be pleased to state:-

(a) whether an assessment has been made of the loss caused to crops, life and property due to unseasonal rain in southern States of the country during the month of March in this year;

(b) if so, the details thereof, State-wise and commodity-wise; and

(c) the rescue operations, special economic package and the Central assistance given to the States, State-wise? 

 

ANSWER

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE
(SHRI KANTI LAL BHURIA
)

(a) to (c): The Ministry of Home Affairs is concerned in the matter and necessary information is being collected form them.