District Development Commissioner (DDC) Kulgam, Showkat Aijaz Bhat Tuesday convened a meeting of officers to review arrangements put in place for organizing ‘Kissan Pakhwada’ starting from July 7, 2020.
The DDC took a detailed stock of the preparations made by Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal and Sheep Husbandry, Fisheries, banks and other departments.
He directed the officers to organize awareness programmes to sensitize farmers, growers about various welfare schemes being implemented by various departments to boost the agro industry.
He also directed the bankers and officers of Agriculture and allied departments to ensure full coverage of farmers under KCC, during the ‘Kissan Pakhwada’ in the district.
The meeting was attended by JD-Planning, Chief Agriculture Officer, Chief Horticulture Officer, Chief Animal Husbandry Officer, Chief Sheep Husbandry Officer, AD Fisheries and officers from various banks.