Written by Niha Masih
, Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande
| Monday March 16, 2015, Barabanki, Uttar Pradesh
Unseasonal rains, twice in two weeks, have wreaked havoc in lives of farmers in many parts of the country including Uttar Pradesh where 25 out of 80 districts have been affected. To make matters worse the National Corp Insurance Programme or NCIP, which is meant to help the farmers, has been a non-starter.