What can be done so that more non-farm production activities can be started in villages?

Following are the steps which can be taken to start non-farm activities in villages:

1. Villagers must be made aware of various non-farm production activities.

2. Loans should be provided by the government at low rate of interest to start or expand non-farm production activities.

3. Transport facilities which are provided in villages should be cheap so that people can easily carry goods to and from the nearby markets.