CONTENTS:- Part I: Social mobilisation and development; Part II: Social development programmes; Part III: Technology and agriculture development; Part IV: Food and development.
India has a vast pool of rural entrepreneurial talent. Credit flow towards agricultural and allied sectors holds the hope of reversing migration and bringing prosperity. There is a need for investment in second green revolution from the public and private sectors. Decentralised approach and sound planning are a must. Agro-processing, development of livestock sector and fisheries development would add to the job opportunities in the rural sector.