Why in News?
The Telangana Govt Launched, a first of its kind Rythu Bandhu, farmers’ investment support scheme.
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About the Scheme
RythuBandhu scheme also Farmers’ Investment Support Scheme (FISS) is a welfare program to support farmers investment for two crops a year by the Government of Telangana. The government provides ₹4000 per acre per season to support the farm investment, twice a year, for rabi and kharif seasons. This is first such farmer support scheme in India.