Cabinet to decide on fertiliser subsidy

Amid opposition from key allies,
including Fertiliser Minister and DMK leader M K Alagiri, the
government is likely to take a decision on whether or not to
implement the nutrient-based subsidy for the fertiliser
sector.

Fertiliser subsidy may slump to Rs 55,000cr this fiscal

India`s fertiliser subsidy bill may come down by over a half to Rs 55,000cr this fiscal on cheaper imports following softening of prices overseas.

Centre to launch new fertiliser subsidy scheme

Union Minister for Chemicals and
Fertilisers MK Azhagiri has said the Centre would launch a
scheme that would enable farmers get fertiliser subsidy
directly.