Watch: Pawar fears drought, plans next move

Rupashree Nanda, CNN-IBN | Jul 11, 2009 at 10:25pm


New Delhi: Confession time for Agriculture minister Sharad Pawar. He admits that the crucial food producing Northen states are in trouble. On June 25 when agriculture secretaries of 11 affected states met to discuss the crisis, the minister was away in London, attending a cricket council ...even in Pawar's absence a contingency plan had been drawn up.