Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif has announced subsidy of Rs 5,000 per acre to Basmati Rice farmers.He said agriculture sector is the prime significance of the government agreements as it is mainstay of country’s economy and a considerable backer to the GDP.

The farmer group has esteemed the pronouncement. The jurisdictions that would also be responsible to ensure transparency in its distribution will assume 50 % of the expenditures encountered on providing  subsidy.