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NEW DELHI - The weather office will give its outlook on the likely impact of El Nino on the monsoon in mid-April, but the impact of the weather pattern is unlikely to be as severe as 2009, Farm Minister Sharad Pawar told reporters on Wednesday.
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"Due to the drought, I have lost my savings of the last few years. If the drought repeats again this year, I have no choice but to default on crop and tractor loans. I may have to sell some family gold for regular expenses."
- Farmer SANJAY WADEKAR, Jamwadi, Maharashtra