Diarytimes Media Network, Shimla Published by : Kumud Sharma, Updated August 20, 2023 by Diary Times
Himachal News : The natural calamity in Himachal Pradesh has caused a lot of destruction. The state has suffered a loss of thousands of crores of rupees due to this natural calamity. Most of the sectors like tourism and horticulture have been affected by this natural calamity.
There are still more than 600 small and big roads closed in the state. Most of these roads are in apple producing areas. This has directly affected the apple season and the orchardists are facing difficulties in transporting their apple crops to the mandis. .
We talked to the orchardists about the problems faced by the apple growers
And in Himachal Pradesh, heavy rains have created havoc, every section has suffered and especially the gardeners of Himachal Pradesh have suffered more because the apple season is at its peak and the roads are in such a state of disrepair.
And we are currently in the fruit market of Shimla, where we are showing you the pictures, although apples are reaching, but the quantity in which apples used to reach these days is not reaching.
The Link Roads are closed. However, the administration is trying to open them. Apart from this, the prices offered by the gardeners are good at present.
The growers say that the prices are good, but the way the heavy rains have lashed Himachal Pradesh, the crop has also been damaged and now that the crop is ripe and ready, it has to face difficulties in transporting it to the mandis. Used to be.
Even though the farmers are facing problems due to the closure of the roads due to heavy rains, the prices of apples have not been affected at this time. Businessmen associated with apple are also being affected.