Farmers’ contribution in farm yield commendable: BJP

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 Apr 2018 10:53:17


Staff Reporter,

State President of Bharatiya Janata Party and MP Nandkumar Singh Chouhan said that farmers have created record in agriculture production and increase in productivity in the country which is commendable. Chouhan was addressing farmers at Kisan Samman Yatra in Dewas district on Saturday.
Nandkumar Singh said that Government of Madhya Pradesh did a lot for infrastructure development in agriculture sector in last 14 years which was not done in earlier 55 years after independence. He said that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan giving loan to the farmers on zero percent rate of interest has open the way of prosperity for them.

BJP state chief said that earlier the irrigated area of state was 7.5 lakh hectare in the state which has been increased up to 40 lakh hectare. Chouhan said water availability to every farm is the priority of BJP. Nandkumar Singh also said that Mukhyamantri Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana has become boon for the farmers of the state and the Rs 10.52 lakh farmers have been given payment of Rs 1,566 crore under Bhavantar Yojana so far.

Chouhan welcomed senior farmers, cattle owners, artisans of the area and said that their contribution is invaluable in food security. Nandkumar Singh Chouhan met a farmers’ delegation in Bagli and heard their problems patiently and assured to solve on priority basis. Farmers expressed gratitude towards Chouhan for his sensitivity. BJP State General Secretary and MP Ajaypratap Singh addressed Kisan Samman Yatra at Bhojpur and Vidisha and said that BJP government is always with the farmers. He said that the farmers are getting sufficient power supply for irrigating their fields. BJP has given gift of Chambal Express Way in Chambal region. BJP Farmers’ Cell State President Ranvir Singh Rawat addressed yatra in Parasia, Chhindwara, Chourai, Seoni and Barghat assembly constituencies. Rawat said that Madhya Pradesh is agriculture based state and CM is well wisher of farmers because he knows the farming and its progress well.