India rainfall likely be 23% above normal levels in November - weather office

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India is likely to get 23% more rainfall than normal in November, the state-run weather office said on Tuesday, after rains were 47% above normal in October.

Indian farmers plant winter crops such as wheat and rapeseed in October and November.

(Reporting by Rajendra Jadhav and Mayank Bhardwaj; Editing by Kirsten Donovan)