Sona Mahsuri is High yielding rice variety which is very popular. It is evolved from two popular rice varieties sona and Mahsuri. Both these varieties are them selves high yielding. Mahsuri is medium tall with short fine grains and very tasty. It has special character of highly nitrogen responsiveness. Sona is a Super fine grain. It has small problem of threshability. By crossing these two, sona mahsuri is developed. It is a premium kind of rice.