03-04-2014 02:50 AM | India

State aid arrives for hail-affected farmers

The agriculture department here expects all the funds received from state government for compensation of farmers affected by the recent spell of rain and hailstorms to be distributed by April 15. The state government had announced Rs 4,000 crore package for the affected farmers on March 20.

The compensation will be given in alphabetical order of the villages. The panchanamas of the affected areas, which have not been conducted or wrongly done, will be redone, an official from district collectorate said.
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