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Cash payout scheme for India’s small farmers ahead of elections | Video

India recently launched a scheme where a direct cash payment of US$84 are given to small farmers who own less than two hectares of land each year. The initiative comes just months ahead of elections due in May. Neha Poonia finds out whether this scheme could help Prime Minister Narendra Modi's poll prospects.

Cash payout scheme for India’s small farmers ahead of elections | Video

05 Mar 2019 12:53am
India recently launched a scheme where a direct cash payment of US$84 are given to small farmers who own less than two hectares of land each year. The initiative comes just months ahead of elections due in May. Neha Poonia finds out whether this scheme could help Prime Minister Narendra Modi's poll prospects.

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