Odisha crop loss

Delay in crop loss assessment leaves farmers high and dry in Ganjam

Although the Ganjam district Agriculture wing had submitted the preliminary loss report by mid-December, the final assessment is yet to be completed.

published on : 29th December 2021

Crop on 5.78 lakh hectare damaged by cyclone Jawad: Odisha government

Chief Secretary SC Mahapatra apprised the Central team that as per eye estimate, standing crops on more than 5.78 lakh hectare in around 131 blocks of 12 districts were severely damaged.

published on : 14th December 2021

Odisha government seeks report on crop damage

Revenue and Disaster Management Minister Sudam Marndi said that the department has already sought damage assessment reports from the Collectors. 

published on : 7th December 2021

Odisha rains: Delay in crop damage assessment rued

Counting losses in the aftermath of cyclone Jawad-induced heavy rains, farmers of Balasore and Bhadrak have expressed discontent over delay in assessment of crop damage.

published on : 7th December 2021

Another farmer suicide in Odisha and no one knows why

The local administration was lightning quick to make an on-field assessment of the farm field where Kailash grew the crop in his village Uluma in Patrapur block of Ganjam.

published on : 7th December 2021

Another farmer ends life in Odisha's Balangir, second in 4 days

Judhistir’s paddy crop failed reportedly due to dry weather conditions.

published on : 7th September 2021