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Q.12:- Explain the role of non-farm employment in promoting rural diversification.

 

Answer:-



The non-farm sectors include agro-processing industries, food processing industries, leather industry, tourism, etc. Some other sectors which have the potential but lack infrastructure are traditional household-based industries like pottery, crafts, handlooms, etc.