Impact of Out-Migration on Agriculture Sector in Nalanda District : A Geographyical Study

Vol-1| Issue-3 | March 2016 | Published Online: 10 March 2016    PDF ( 137 KB )
Author(s)
Dr. Pravin Kumar Prabhakar 1

1PGT, Govt. Senior Secondary School, Rajendra Nagar, Patna-16

Abstract

Migration is a worldwide phenomenon that seems to be a human necessity
irrespective of time & place. Since ages, man has a tendency to leave the areas in which life is difficult, he migrates to the areas, where life may be easier and better. However, in the case of the Magadh plain of South Bihar, this process has been found to be more intense, severe and complex. This process has an impact on the area experiencing out-migration primarily on agricultural activities as still majority of the rural people depend on agriculture for their livlihood.

Keywords
Migration, Capital formation, Subsistence agriculture, Wages.
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