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Rural sector stressed as Covid-19 disrupts supplies, spikes unemployment

Crop rots in field as few want to harvest it, transporters won't take it to mandis; Few employment opportunities for labour returning to villages from cities

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Coronavirus | Rural economy

Sanjeeb Mukherjee  |  New Delhi 



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Deepak Sharma, a potato farmer from Sambhal district in Uttar Pradesh, is a worried man.

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First Published: Wed, March 25 2020. 15:16 IST

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