The total area under pulses cultivation in 2023-24 Kharif season in Maharastra has come down to 15.97 lakh hectares during the previous season according to the news sources from state agricultural department. Less than average rainfall in Marathawada region effected pulses sowing significantly and only in 2 districts out of 8 districts in this region have received good rain during this mansoon season. The unfavaurable weather conditions effected the sowing of Arhar(Tur), Moong and Urid in Maharastra, lower sowing area likley to effect Pulses production.