Gamharia: Krishi Vikash Kendra, Seraikella organised Kisan Mela Mela cum awareness camp on crop insurance scheme.
The chief guest Singhbhum MP Laxman Giluwa said India is an agricultural nation. Farmers are our provider. Yet they are poor. He said the central government has tried to motivate farmers.
For greater benefit, the system has been introduced in the country. The role of banks in the implementation of the scheme is unsatisfactory.
RK Sinha said on the occasion, the crop insurance scheme is essential for the banks. Each farmer had schemes, the banks have been ensured.
He said a farmers are getting loans. Vijay Kumar, deputy director said the government has provided incentives.
On the occasion, the District Fisheries Officer AK Chowdhury, block Husbandry Officer Dr SK Ratnakar, including BJP leader Ganesh Mahli were present.