It has rained regularly from the last week of August in Adilabad, Nirmal and Kumrambheem Asifabad districts, which has damaged many crops, with cotton and soyabean being especially affected.
The CM said that the Centre has to revisit the issue as there are shortcomings and also stressed the need to make changes for the welfare of ryots.
According to police officials, he attempted suicide by consuming pesticide and died while undergoing treatment at Chityal Government Hospital.
The Agriculture Minister Singireddy Niranjan Reddy said last year, the farmers produced Rs 41,240 crore worth of paddy in Kharif and Rabi seasons.
CM takes up paddy procurement issue with Union Minister, who seeks 3-4 days to take a call.
Srinivas Reddy, along with Ministers T Harish Rao, Sabitha Indra Reddy and S Niranjan Reddy, took part in an ‘Athmeeya Sammelanam’ for the Reddy community at Jammikunta.
K Mahesh, whose family attacked the officials, cultivates cotton in five acres of podu land in the village.
Rama Rao added that proceedings for payment of compensation to them had been initiated in 2017.
It may be recalled that the farmers from the two villages had formed a United Farmers Front to fight the land survey.
The residents of two villages formed a United Farmers Front to highlight the issue.
Telangana Farmers' Association said rice millers have depreciated the paddy quantity citing chaff, moisture and colour changed grains.
The waiver is extended to 6,06,811 farmers across Telangana, who have availed crop loans ranging between Rs 25,000 and Rs 50,000.
Nagarathnam Naidu, the 66-year-old farmer has converted, not just one or two, but 17 acres of barren land at Taramatipet village near Abdullapurmet into a serene green patch.
K Deepak Reddy designed a “multi-purpose harvester” which, he claims, can not only separate big stones from the soil but also harvest crops grown underground.
The suspects attacked Siliveru Mallaiah with sharp weapons while he was grazing buffaloes in the fields and killed him on the spot, the police said.