Govt working constantly for farmers’ welfare: CM

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Oct 2017 10:34:51


Staff Reporter,

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the State Government is working constantly for the welfare and development of the farmers. Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana has been launched to protect the interest of the farmers. Under the scheme, difference between the selling price and support price will be deposited by the Government in the bank accounts of the farmers. He further mentioned that all possible help will be provided to the farmers of low rainfall areas. Chouhan said that farmers must change the crop pattern as per the requirement. Chouhan was addressing the large gathering of farmers in grand farmers’ convention held at Devri in Raisen district on Wednesday.

Chouhan informed that 26 lakh ladli girls have become lakhpati in the State today. Leadership capacity among women has increased owing to 50 percent reservation in panchayats and urban bodies. Thirty percent reservation is being given to the women in police services. He stated that laptop is being given to the students, who are securing 85 percent and above marks in class XII examination and scheme to give smartphones to the students is being implemented after getting admission in colleges.