Here's what RSS wants Modi govt to do to beat rural slowdown
Updated : November 22, 2019 07:14 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hopes to take the current $2.8 trillion economy to $5 trillion, but the biggest impediment appears to be the rural economy.
In a research paper for the Niti Aayog, economist Ramesh Chand said that since 2004-05, many farmers have quit agriculture.
Another key recommendation has been to give a thrust to Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) and Micro Irrigation Fund (MIF).
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