Farmers have covered 11.23 lakh ha area under Rabi Lentil, almost similar from 10.83 lakh ha. as on 25th November, 2022 same time last year. Coverage remained at 4.98 lakh ha. from 4.61 lakh ha in MP, at 4.5 lakh ha. from 4.65 lakh ha. in UP same time last year. Lentil area is likely to increase by 10-15% this Rabi as its prices remained up from its MSP throughout the season. UP and MP farmers may opt Masur on cost of Chana.