|| Weekly Area Coverage Under Kharif Crops As on 18-Jun-2021 ||

(Area in Lakh Ha.)

S.No.Crops Normal Area
[DES]
(Lakh Ha)
Area Sown (Lakh Ha)Difference in
Area Coverage Over
% of Increase (+)/
Decrease (-) Over
2021202020202020
1 Rice 395.66 7.53 9.08 -1.55 -17.06
2 Total Pulses 135.29 5.43 4.41 1.02 23.18
(i)    Arhar 45.64 1.19 1.52 -0.34 -22.11
(ii)    Kulthi 2.20 0.02 0.01 0.02 353.57
(iii)    Urad 37.28 0.66 0.52 0.14 27.05
(iv)    Moong 33.48 2.71 1.58 1.13 71.41
(v)    Other Pulses 16.70 0.84 0.77 0.07 8.78
3 Total Coarse Cereals 183.57 13.78 15.94 -2.16 -13.57
(i)    Jowar 19.52 0.65 0.84 -0.19 -22.81
(ii)    Bajra 73.43 3.04 4.65 -1.61 -34.57
(iii)    Ragi 10.49 0.02 0.08 -0.06 -75.05
(iv)    Maize 74.68 9.07 9.44 -0.36 -3.84
(v)    Small Millets 5.46 1.00 0.94 0.05 5.69
4 Total Oilseeds 180.03 6.85 7.98 -1.13 -14.15
(i)    Groundnut 41.70 5.10 4.61 0.49 10.60
(ii)    Sunflower 1.42 0.30 0.23 0.07 31.80
(iii)    Sesamum 13.13 0.42 0.39 0.03 7.43
(iv)    Niger 1.95 0.00 0.00 0.00 -49.51
(v)    Castor 8.95 0.02 0.04 -0.02 -46.99
(vi)    Soyabean 112.88 1.01 2.71 -1.70 -62.75
(vii)    Other Oilseeds 0.00
5 Sugarcane 47.53 48.48 47.82 0.66 1.38
6 Total Jute and Mesta 7.33 6.74 6.73 0.01 0.12
7 Cotton 123.59 20.76 28.77 -8.02 -27.86
Grand Total 1073.01 109.56 120.73 -11.17 -9.25