Delhi Cabinet approves ₹20K/acre ex-gratia for crops damaged in rains
Millennium Post Delhi|January 29 2022
NEW DELHI: Farmers who are facing losses due to crop damage can heave a sigh of relief as the Delhi Cabinet has now approved ex-gratia relief at the rate of Rs 20,000 per acre (or Rs 50,000 per hectare) on account of crop losses due to unseasonal rains.

The Cabinet also approved the rates at which ex-gratia relief to farmers is to be paid as per the assessment of the loss. The expenditure under the exercise will come to around Rs 53 crore - which has been calculated with an approximate area of 29,000 acres of land in mind.

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