|| Weekly Area Coverage under Summer Crops as on 07-May-2021 ||

S.No.Crops Area Sown (Lakh Ha)Difference in
Area Coverage(Lakh Ha.) Over
% of Increase (+)/
Decrease (-)(Lakh Ha.) Over
2021202020202020
1 Rice 39.43 34.13 5.30 15.52
2 Total Pulses 17.75 10.49 7.26 69.22
(i)    Urad 2.94 1.95 0.99 50.95
(ii)    Moong 14.42 8.29 6.13 74.03
(iii)    Other Pulses 0.39 0.25 0.13 52.44
3 Total Coarse Cereals 12.11 11.62 0.49 4.22
(i)    Jowar 0.66 0.80 -0.14 -17.42
(ii)    Bajra 3.42 3.46 -0.03 -1.01
(iii)    Ragi 0.21 0.17 0.05 26.72
(iv)    Maize 7.81 7.19 0.62 8.60
4 Total Oilseeds 10.74 9.58 1.16 12.05
(i)    Groundnut 5.87 5.23 0.64 12.33
(ii)    Sunflower 0.52 0.51 0.02 2.98
(iii)    Sesamum 4.25 3.80 0.45 11.71
(iv)    Other Oilseeds 0.09 0.04 0.05 121.30
Grand Total 80.02 65.82 14.20 21.58