Farmer: North Gujarat, Surat is battling heavy rains. Surat News – Times of India


Palanpur: Unseasonal rain continued in most parts of North Gujarat for the second consecutive day, causing rain here. farmers A lot worried. In many parts of the area on Friday Paatan, Mehsana And Banaskantha received moderate to heavy rain. Palanpur has received the highest rainfall of 91 mm since last Thursday night.
Other places in Banaskantha, Danta 72 mm, Vadgam 67 mm and Tharad 44 mm and other taluks also received moderate rainfall. In Patan district, Sami was beaten with 67mm, Saraswati It rained 60 mm, Radhanpur 40 mm and Patan 45 mm.
Light to moderate rain continued in Mehsana on Friday.
Meanwhile, a huge stock of harvested produce is lying in the open with many Agricultural Produce Marketing Committees.APMC) The yard got wet due to rain.
Himmatnagar APMC President Jethabhai Patel said, “Among the farmers” sabarkantha Along with this, groundnut and cotton have suffered heavy losses in Aravalli. These harvested crops were brought in tractors for sale and were lying in the open after being procured by traders.” Following inclement weather conditions, all APMCs have decided to suspend operations till Monday.
“If the rains continue, farmers will suffer more and this is possible considering the prevailing weather conditions,” said an APMC official.
The Deesa Meteorological Center report suggested that unseasonal rains are likely to continue on Saturday and Sunday.