Telangana a model in social protection schemes for farmers: Minister

Telangana a model in social protection schemes for farmers: minister

Sircilla, Feb 18 (UNI) Telangana Municipal Government and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao said on Friday that the state is a model for the country in implementing welfare programs farmers. Speaking after the inauguration of ‘Rythu Vedika’ (farmers’ platform) at Baddenapalli in this district, Mr Rao said the state government under Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao was building 2,603 ​​Rythu Vediakas (Farmers’ Platforms) across the state and nowhere has it been done in the country.This initiative will unite farmers under a platform that will help them achieve high yields in l “The changes that are happening in agriculture will be discussed on the basis of the type of crop that is profitable and what is demanded in the market,” the minister said. “We have set up a group of 5,000 acres which is nowhere in the country and appointed agricultural extension officers to spread new ideas related to the agricultural sector,” Mr. Rao said, we are implementing programs like Rythu Bandu, Rythu Bheema, Mission Bhagirath, 24X7 free power supply agricultural sector which has not been implemented anywhere in the country. He said the groundwater level has been raised to 6 meters due to the Kaleswaram irrigation project. UNI VV CS1655

Rebecca R. Santistevan