Ajay Jakhar expresses concern about the timing if Budget actions.
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BKS seeks hike in urea price, cut in P&K nutrients rates in Budget for balanced use of fertilisers.
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India is failing on the nutritional self-sufficiency score and policy-makers should correct strategy stance, empowering the farmer to produce for nutritional adequacy.
The pandemic has deepened the farm crisis and the stimulus pales into insignificance when compared to inexorable disenfranchisement of the farmer.
The farm ordinances fail to resolve the dilemma of depressed farmer livelihoods even while amputating the ameliorative measures earlier built into the system.
The lockdown impacts different farming spaces differently and unless the bureaucracy consults the affected stakeholders the farm sector crisis will only deepen.
As the Indian economy flounders the bigotry of those who make policy for the affluent only eats into the core of Indian society.