YSR Rythu Seva Lo Upadhi Mitra Scheme|AP YSR Rythu Seva Lo Upadhi Mitra Scheme|Rythu Seva Lo Upadhi Mitra Scheme 2020
A farmer-friendly scheme, YSR Rythu Seva Lo Upadhi Mitra (YRSUM), is under discussions to address the sudden rise in unemployment in the state owing to Covid-19. The project aims to use National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) workers in agriculture.As per the instructions from the commissioner of rural development, all concerned district officials have sent their project report for the YRSUM.
Rural Development Commissioner, all the concerned district officials have sent their project report for YRSUM Scheme. Most of the migrant workers who have returned from their working state (karma bhumi) to their home states (janma bhoomi) are now facing job related problems. Their employment has been lost and thus there is danger on their livelihood.A large number of migrant workers returned to their home town in Andhra Pradesh from high-risk areas like Tamil Nadu, Maharastra, Delhi and Gujarat during the lockdown period.
YSR Rythu Seva Lo Upadhi Mitra Scheme
Agriculture Related Labourers Working under YRSUM Yojana
The labour will be needed for the agriculture related works in the Kharif season which will last from July to November 2020. One acre of crop requires at-least 200 labourers for all kinds of work, which includes:-
- Nursery bed preparation
- Land preparation
- Field levelling
- Ploughing bund formation
- Seedling picking
- Pesticide sprinkling
- Alleys formation
The proposed AP Migrant Workers Jobs in Agriculture / Allied Sector under YSR Rythu Seva Lo Upadi Mitra (YRSUM) scheme could address a vital and annual problem faced by farmers.