As harvest season draws near, will it be business as usual for the agricultural sector?
Amaravati and the many dreams that lie shattered with it
Launched amid much fanfare during the previous political regime, the greenfield Amaravati project has fallen apart. With it have disappeared all promises made to farmers who had pooled in land — rent of Rs. 50,000 per acre for ten years, jobs for family members, reimbursement of children’s education fees etc