October’s untimely rains damage crops in 12,86,783.28 ha in Vid
Untimely rains in October have caused heavy damage to crops in Vidarbha region. As per the preliminary report compiled by the administrative machinery, standing crops in 12,86,783.28 hectares in Vidarbha have been damaged. This has affected farmers in 8,179 villages in 11 districts of the region. Vidarbha has two administrative divisions -- Nagpur and Amravati. Nagpur division has six districts namely Nagpur, Wardha, Bhandara, Gondia, Chandrapur, and Gadchiroli. Whereas, Amravati division has five ..