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Detail

Area
India
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
01/03/2012
Policy Category
Production
Policy Instrument
Budgetary allocations, production support
Description
Raised allotments to the “Bringing the Green Revolution in Eastern India” (BGREI) programme by US$115 million (rupees 6.0 billion) to USS192 million (rupees 10.0 billion). This was part of 2012 budgetary allocations, which also included plans to raise irrigation and storage capacity, as well as greater agricultural credit disbursements.