|| Weekly Area Coverage Under Summer Crops As on 03-Feb-2023 ||

(Area in Lakh Ha.)

S.No.Crops Target Area
(Lakh Ha)
Area Sown (Lakh Ha)Difference in
Area Coverage Over
% of Increase (+)/
Decrease (-) Over
2023202220222022
1 Rice 35.19
2 Total Pulses 167.86 167.31 0.56 0.33
(i)    Urad 7.78 8.19 -0.41 -5.01
(ii)    Moong 6.76 5.13 1.63 31.75
(iii)    Other Pulses 5.38 4.80 0.58 12.06
3 Total Coarse Cereals 53.49 51.42 2.08 4.04
(i)    Jowar 22.65 24.51 -1.86 -7.58
(ii)    Bajra 0.16 0.17 -0.01 -7.56
(iii)    Ragi 0.56 0.46 0.09 19.83
(iv)    Maize 22.67 19.48 3.19 16.37
4 Total Oilseeds 109.84 102.36 7.49 7.31
(i)    Groundnut 5.67 5.23 0.44 8.42
(ii)    Sunflower 0.91 1.17 -0.26 -21.82
(iii)    Sesamum 0.51 0.53 -0.02 -3.92
(iv)    Other Oilseeds 0.59 0.50 0.09 17.46
Grand Total 331.20 699.54 -368.33 -52.65