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Perception Towards the Government

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    Perception Towards the Government

    The Gaon Connection Survey on ‘The Indian Farmer’s Perception of the New Agri Laws’ tried to find out how farmers perceive both the central Modi government and their respective state governments in light of the three new agri laws.

    On being asked, in light of the three recent agri acts, who they think the Modi government supports, the overall the majority of 35%  respondent farmers said the Modi government supported the farmers.

    On being asked in light of the three recent agri laws, who do they think their respective state government supports, 37% respondent farmers said it supported the farmer.

We also asked farmers that in light of the recent agricultural act, did they think the Modi government was pro-farmer or anti-farmer or indifferent towards the farmers. 44% respondent farmers said it was pro-farmer whereas 28% farmers said it was anti-farmer. The survey also showed that a higher percentage of middle and big farmers (39%) think that in light of the new agricultural acts, Modi Government was anti-farmer, than marginal and small farmers (23%).

On being asked what farmers thought was the most pro-farmer step of the Modi government, the highest percentage of 32% respondent farmers said it was the PM Kisan Nidhi scheme followed by the Fasal Bima Yojana (21%).