Kejriwal seeks meeting with Javadekar to discuss IARI technique to eliminate stubble burning

Business World | Sep 26, 2020 at 8:18 PM
  • Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar, seeking a meeting to discuss a solution to the problem of stubble burning developed by scientists of Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) which uses a chemical.
  • As per scientists, when the crop is burnt, useful germs also get destroyed in the soil, reducing its production capability.
  • Even as the Centre is offering huge subsidy, farmers are forced to spend money from their own pockets.