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TIRUVANNAMALAI: Collector Satyabrata Sahoo has requested farmers in Tiruvannamalai district to join the National Agricultural Insurance Scheme to get insurance for crop loss caused by natural calamities such as floods, drought and pest attack.

The Collector said in a release that all farmers who have taken agricultural loans from banks would be automatically included in the scheme, while those who have not taken loans from banks, and lessees are free to join the scheme by option.

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