Economics

In which state has the high agricultural growth helped to reduce poverty?


ANSWER

Punjab


SOLUTION

Punjab adopted several modern techniques in agriculture and was the centre of Green Revolution.

The irrigation facilities have also helped to increase the production resulted in increase in agricultural incomes and thus reduced poverty.

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