Animportant decision was taken by the central government amid the farmers' agitation against the three agricultural laws for the past 10 months.The Modi government on Wednesday decided to increase the MSP (Minimum Support Price) of the Rabi crop for 2022-23.The government is assuring them with new announcements every day that the interests of the farmers will not be compromised.PM Modi, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh and Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh gave information about increasing MSP.
PM Modi tweeted and wrote that in the interest of farmer brothers and sisters, the government has today approved an increase in the MSP of all Rabi crops, taking another big decision.This will ensure maximum remunerative price for the grain donors, but will also encourage them to sow a wide variety of crops.
किसान भाइयों और बहनों के हित में सरकार ने आज एक और बड़ा निर्णय लेते हुए सभी रबी फसलों की MSP में बढ़ोतरी को मंजूरी दी है। इससे जहां अन्नदाताओं के लिए अधिकतम लाभकारी मूल्य सुनिश्चित होंगे, वहीं कई प्रकार की फसलों की बुआई के लिए भी उन्हें प्रोत्साहन मिलेगा।https://t.co/xsjC99rvQg— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 8, 2021
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh tweeted and wrote that in the cabinet meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, the minimum support price of many Rabi crops including wheat has been increased from Rs 40 to Rs 400.This decision is proof that there will be no impact on the system of MSP but it will continue to increase.He said that Prime Minister Modi's commitment towards agriculture and farmer's welfare is very clear.Today's decision to increase the MSP of Rabi crops will increase the income of the farmers.I congratulate and heartily thank the Prime Minister for this welfare decision.
It is about this Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar that some people are trying to spread misinformation that MSP will be closed.On the contrary, after the implementation of agricultural laws, the rate of purchase of crops at MSP and the rate of MSP is increasing continuously.
It is to be known that in a statement issued by the Ministry of Agriculture, it was said that the Modi government has increased the MSP of Rabi crops for RMS 2022-23, so that farmers can get remunerative price for their products.MSP of lentils and canola (rapeseed) and mustard has been increased by Rs 400 per quintal.The MSP of gram was increased by Rs 130 per quintal and that of safflower by Rs 114 per quintal.The central government has increased the MSP of wheat by Rs 40 per quintal.Now the MSP of wheat has gone up to Rs 2,015 per quintal.
Union Cabinet approves MSP for rabi crops for marketing season 2022-23: Govt of India— ANI (@ANI) September 8, 2021
In the annual meeting of TMA in Delhi, Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said that 80 percent of small farmers in our country have land less than 2 hectares.It should be our effort that even small farmers can buy their equipment.He said that even after the lockdown, agricultural production and earnings are increasing.Contribution to the economy, the share in GDP is increasing.The industries working in the agricultural sector not only did their work, but also succeeded in discharging their responsibility towards the country by selling more.This became possible because we accepted the primacy of agriculture.This area was also opened during the period of lockdown and provided the facilities that could have been provided.