Second COVID Wave Not Affected India’s Agriculture Sector: NITI Aayog

According to Ramesh Chand NITI Aayog Agriculture Division that the second wave of the deadly virus will not impact India’s Agricultural Sector in any terms as the Virus started spreading in May when there were negligible agriculture activities. In an Interview, Ramesh Chand said that India’s stand on subsidy, prices & Technology is in the favour of rice, wheat & Sugarcane and the requirement is to make minimum support policy and procurement prices more favourable to pulses.