Vice Chairman KAB reviews preparation of Kisan Mela
Jammu Tawi, December 7
Daljit Singh Chib, MoS, Vice Chairman J&K Kisan Advisory Board (KAB) for Development of Kisans today undertook meeting of officers of Agriculture and allied Sectors in the PHE Guest House Mandli District Kathua where threadbare discussions were held regarding preparedness for the successful conduct of One day awareness camp-Cum -Kisan Mela which is scheduled to be held on December 13, 2016 in which Deputy Chief Minister of the J&K State will be the Chief Guest and G N Lone, Hanjura, Minister for Agriculture State will be the Guest of Honour, besides other invited MLA’s will participate.
Chib who chaired the meeting informed that more and more awareness should be provided to the farmers and gave some important references such like unhealthy soils can not produce the healthy foods. The intensive cropping , Soil erosion , deforestation and pollution has reduced the soil health which is the main cause of lesser food productivity.
He said that officers of Agriculture and allied sectors should fully make use of the funds which are being provided to them through Centrally Sponsored Schemes and State implemented schemes.
K S Sambyal, Chief Agriculture Officer, Kathua said that we have made a hustle free transport arrangement for the farmers for attending the Mela.
The officers who attended the meeting are SDM, Rajesh Basotra, K S Sambyal Chief Agriculture officer, Kathua, Agriculture officer, inputs, Davinder Singh Reen, Dr Amrish Vaid and others.