Medicinal Plants: The Sunrise Sector in agriculture.
With the announcements of a Rs. 4000 crore package for herbal cultivation by the Government of India under Atma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, medicinal plants have emerged as one of the most promising segments of Agriculture.
Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman announced a provision of Rs. 4000 crore to cover 10 lakh hectare under herbal cultivation in 2 years.