About 60% population of the country is dependent on agriculture Country’s economy is mainly dependent on agriculture. The farmers also play an important role in taking the nation forward.
The central and state government is implementing different programmes for the welfare of agriculture and farmers. Prime Minister has taken special step to double farmers’ income, enunciated Information & Cultural Affairs Minister Sushanta Choudhury after inaugurating West Tripura District Level Krishi Mela organized at Haradhan Saha Community Hall in Champaknagar.
Nine farmers from nine blocks of West Tripars district were felicitated with scarf, certificate and were handed over battery operated spray machine.
ICA Minister spoke about implementation of different central and state government schemes for the welfare of the farmers.