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MSP was not 1.5 times the cost of production for most kharif crops during the last 6 agricultural years

MSP was not 1.5 times the cost of production for most kharif crops during the last 6 agricultural years

January 15, 2019

  In its 2014 election manifesto, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), among other things, promised to "take steps to enhance the profitability in agriculture, by ensuring a minimum of 50% profits over the cost of production". In his 2018-19 Union budget speech too, the Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley informed the Parliament that the 2014 election manifesto of the BJP had stated that the farmers should get at least 1.5 times the cost of their production. So, the ruling NDA government...

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