|| Weekly Area Coverage under Summer Crops as on 30-Apr-2021 ||

S.No.Crops Area Sown (Lakh Ha)Difference in
Area Coverage(Lakh Ha.) Over
% of Increase (+)/
Decrease (-)(Lakh Ha.) Over
2021202020202020
1 Rice 39.23 34.01 5.22 15.34
2 Total Pulses 13.93 8.71 5.22 59.93
(i)    Urad 2.59 1.78 0.81 45.62
(ii)    Moong 11.01 6.68 4.33 64.71
(iii)    Other Pulses 0.33 0.25 0.08 33.53
3 Total Coarse Cereals 11.98 11.41 0.57 5.03
(i)    Jowar 0.64 0.77 -0.13 -16.71
(ii)    Bajra 3.41 3.45 -0.05 -1.31
(iii)    Ragi 0.21 0.17 0.04 26.29
(iv)    Maize 7.72 7.01 0.70 10.04
4 Total Oilseeds 10.61 9.32 1.30 13.91
(i)    Groundnut 5.83 5.07 0.76 15.04
(ii)    Sunflower 0.51 0.46 0.05 10.37
(iii)    Sesamum 4.19 3.75 0.44 11.80
(iv)    Other Oilseeds 0.09 0.04 0.04 105.89
Grand Total 75.75 63.44 12.31 19.40