Srinagar, April 20
District Development Commissioner Kupwara, G.M. Dar, today chaired a meeting to review physical and financial progress of Agriculture and Horticulture sectors in the district.
The meeting also reviewed implementation of various schemes and discussed proposed plans for financial year 2017-18 to give a boost to these sectors.
It was given out that Rs 90.82 lakh were utilized on implementation of different schemes by the Agriculture Department during last fiscal on machinery components, while as 5 hectares of land were brought under high density plantation by the Horticulture Department. On the occasion, the DDC stressed on high density planting of tomato and strawberry in the district and asked the concerned to identify more land for the same.