Total pulses kharif sowing area as on 22nd Sept,2023 is at 122.57 L.H, which is lower by 4.61% from 128.49 L.H in the corresponding period of last year. Arhar/Toor is at 43.69 L.H (46.06 L.H is last year) lower by 2.37 lakh hectares or 5.14% from last year. Urad is at 32.79 lakh hectares (33.31 L.H last year) lower by 0.52 L.H or 1.51% from last year. Moong is at 31.56 L.H (33.92 L.H last year) lower by 2.36 L.H or 6.95 % from last year. Other pulses are at 14.09 L.H (14.75 L.H last year) as per NSFM data.