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Lack of irrigation water has led to fallowing in Bangtsho

Lack of irrigation channel in Bangtsho in Dewathang, Samdrupjongkhar has led to farmers leaving their land fallow.

Some say it has been more than two decades the villagers stopped cultivating paddy.

“It has made us more dependent on rice import,” said one farmer.

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