Incentive of Rs 500 per quintal to soyabean farmers: CM

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 01 Oct 2018 11:36:56


Staff Reporter,

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan gifts development works worth Rs 400 crore to Sagar district

The Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, during his address at Naryawali in Sagar district, said that, incentive amount at the rate of Rs 500 per quintal will be given to soyabean-producing farmers. Moreover, incentive amount for urad-producing farmers is being decided. On this occasion, Chouhan dedicated and laid foundation stone of Rs 400 crore worth development works in Sagar district.

Chouhan mentioned that the State Government is making constant efforts to bring prosperity in life of farmers, needy persons and poor. Informing about the Mukhya Mantri Jan-Kalyan (Sambal) Yojana, the Chief Minister said that the eligible beneficiaries of all the sections of the society are being benefitted under this scheme without any discrimination.

Works worth Rs 5,000crore being carried out in Sagar district: Chouhan said that development works costing Rs 5,000 crore are in progress in Sagar district. An amount of Rs 105 crore 20 lakh has been given to the farmers of the district under the Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana.

Similarly, Rs 45 crore 40 lakh, Rs 242 crore and Rs 45 crore 40 lakh have been given against drought relief, crop insurance and to the wheat-producing farmers respectively.
Chouhan laid foundation stone of Kadan-Satgarh Irrigation Project, Government Industrial Institute and Mukhya Mantri Sarovar Yojana.

The estimated cost of these works is Rs 400 crore. Those present on the occasion included Minister for Transport and Home Bhupendra Singh, Member of Parliament Prabhat Jha, MLAs Harvansh Singh Rathore, Parul Sahu and Shailendra Jain, Chairperson of State Women Commission Lata Wankhede, Chairman of Hastshilp and Hathkargha Vikas Nigam, Narayan Prasad Kabirpanthi, other public representatives, villagers and farmers.