In Pics: Paddy Plantation In Full Swing Across Kashmir

Aasif Shafi

South Kashmir | June 14: Agriculture is among the major sectors of economy in Kashmir. Paddy plantation and cultivation has immensely contributed to the economy of the land locked state of J&K for centuries. But the paddy cultivation is now in a state of uncertainty given the conversion of agricultural land into real estate and other sectors.

However, the paddy plantation is in full swing across Kashmir. Our Photo Journalists Aasif Shafi has captured the paddy plantation in his frames in south Kashmir.

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