In the maiden budget presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, the spotlight has been on the various agricultural policies and reforms he has brought about.
DailyBhaskar brings to you the seven big projects that the Finance Minister plans to bring in:
The Prime Minister’s irrigation Programme
The government has allocated Rs. 1000 crore for this scheme. This will ensure water facility in every field across India, thus increasing productivity. According to government sources, out of the 14 crore hectare land, only 44 percent is irrigated.