TIRUNELVELI: The Puthiya Thamizhagam has urged the government to give a compensation of Rs.30,000 for every acre of damaged crop.

Speaking to reporters here on Wednesday, party president K. Krishnasamy said farmers had to spend over Rs.15,000 on paddy cultivation.

Hence the government should give a compensation of Rs.30,000 so that they could start farming operations afresh. — Staff Reporter

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