As a one-stop centre to deal with issues felt by farmers, the Chhattisgarh government will introduce 'Kisan Mitan centres' in all 27 districts of the state. The state will put in place a toll-free helpline, to provide counselling for farmers. The government made the decision as the state had witnessed 11...
The new Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime has started taxing tendu leaves, with a centralised tax imposed on it for the first time. Tendu leaves are used for beedi making, and is a Minor Forest Produce (MFP). For the tribals in central India, it is a financial lifeline. Now the...

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