Union MoS Kailash Choudhary visits Pulwama
Pulwama: The Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Kailash Choudhary on Thursday visited Pulwama district and e-inaugurated High Tech Playcarbonate greenhouse constructed at the cost of Rs 20 lakhs.
He also distributed cheques among the progressive farmers and sanction letters of community borewell and handed over keys of tractors.
On the occasion, the Minister said that the Central Government was committed to improve the agriculture sector of J&K and suggested the use of the latest technology to increase agricultural productivity.
He said a lot of schemes have been introduced to improve the overall performance in Jammu and Kashmir and a target has been set to provide every possible help to boost the agricultural sector.
Later, the Minister interacted with public delegations that raised several demands and issues pertaining to their respective areas. The Minister assured the delegations of timely resolution of their grievances on priority basis.
During his interaction with the delegations, the Minister said the Central Government was implementing various developmental plans for the overall development of J&K and urged people to take benefit from various schemes launched in this regard.
He said that “Sabka Sath Sabka Vikas” slogan by the Prime Minister was not merely a slogan but a mission that will ensure the paradigm shift in the socio-economic condition of the people who belong to the weaker sections of society.
He said the special hand-holding of the under-privileged communities will help in making the lives of the people better.
He encouraged CBBOs and FPOs to do continuous hard work for the benefit of farmers of the country.
The minister also toured CA storage IGC Lassipora and interacted with the young entrepreneur heading the cold storage facility.