"Authorities are monitoring the situation very closely. All possible assistance is being given to those affected," he tweeted.
Compensation has been released for the farmers whose crops were damaged due to unseasonal rainfall and hailstorm.
In an interview with CNBC-TV18‘s Reema Tendulkar and Mangalam Maloo, Santosh Nair, CEO of Camson Bio Technologies, outlined the state of business.
One of the worst affected places is Maharashtra where around 40,000 hectares of standing Rabi crop has been damaged. On the other hand 26 out of the 33 districts in Rajasthan have been affected and 40 percent of their mustard production has been destroyed.