10 JANUARY, 2017 (MAINS)

TODAYS ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE FROM GS- III

Q1. Compare and contrast the features of the National Agriculture Insurance Scheme (NAIS) and the Modified-NAIS with the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana. Highlight, how the latter is a path breaking scheme for farmers welfare that aims to address the shortcomings of the previous crop insurance schemes.

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