Dimapur, July 10: The Krishi Kalyan Abhiyan distribution of soyabean minikits and rajma in Aspirational District of Kiphire was held at District Agriculture Office, Kiphire on July 10.
Deputy Commissioner, Kiphire, Mohammed Ali Shihab, IAS said that Kiphire is one of the aspirational districts in the country which was selected by the Government of India. He encouraged the 25 villages who attended the programme and said that the village identity is the economic growth and the unique strength of the community. He called upon the villagers to keep their interest in cultivation of crops and stated that the administration will carry out inspection along with District Agriculture Department and the best grower village will be awarded.
Meanwhile, Seyochung, Sitimi & Singrap Villagers extended invitations to inspect their field cultivations anytime. He
The DC also informed the villagers to be prepared with presentations before the Department officers. Both DC and Joint Director Agriculture department thanked Dr. K. Manoharam, Director Directorate of Jute Development GOI, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Kolkata for visiting the aspirational District despite.
Joint Director, Directorate of Agriculture, K. Renphamo Kikon in his short speech said that the Agriculture Department is working for the benefit of the public to grow good crops and to maintain their economic growth. He highlighted that the Department has constructed the seeds distribution centre attached to the DAO office. He also assured to construct another seeds distribution centre and encouraged them to use the organic manure for their crops.
The Soyabean minikits seed was distributed by AFA DAO office Kiphire C.T Setsiba.
(Page News Service)