PM AASHA is an umbrella term that encompasses many different schemes for farmers. This scheme aims to ensure that farmers receive remuneration for their crops. Moreover, the Indian Government introduced this scheme because of farmer unrest in the country since many critical agricultural commodities fell below their Minimum Support Price.
Overview of Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay Sanrakshan Abhiyan
|Name||Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay Sanrakshan Abhiyan|
|Also known as||PM AASHA|
|Launch year||September 2018|
|Launched by||Government of India|
|Sector||Central sector scheme|
|Objective||towards ensuring remunerative prices to farmers for their produce, the government has taken an unprecedented step|
Objective and Benefits of Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay Sanrakshan Abhiyan
PM AASHA scheme or Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay Sanrakshan Abhiyan is a scheme introduced to ensure that farmers receive the right price for their crops.
•It will also help to benefit and revive the rural economy.
•With PM AASHA, farmers do not need to undergo the hassle of procurement, storage or disposal.
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