Agricultural Input Assistance Card: Direct Input Subsidy Disbursement
This study focuses on cash subsidy support to the farmers by the government for increasing farm level production. Subsidy on agricultural inputs over the years is substantially increasing but it shows slightly declining trend in 2009-10 than that of the previous years. It was Tk.100 crore in 2001-02 and increased to Tk. 4950 crore in 200910 and it has reduced to Tk. 4000 crore (proposed) in 2010-11.