Hit By Covid Lockdown, Floods, Rain, Assam Tea Growers Eye Price Rise | Read
PUBLISHED ON: August 24, 2020 | Duration: 1 min, 59 sec
This year has been tough on Assam's tea gardens producing the strong liquor tea. First, it was the lockdown, then floods and then incessant rains in Upper Assam, which, according to industry estimates, together account for a total production loss of close to 40 per cent. That's a big loss for a state that supplies almost half of all tea produced in a country of tea lovers.