Agriculture is getting much attention in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir and the government has introduced a lot of schemes to make the life of every farmer comfortable.
Recently Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha attended the Lt Governor’s conference on agricultural sector organized by the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi.
He shared J&K’s perspective on the broad approach of the UT Government taking Agriculture and allied sectors on the path of sustainable and inclusive growth.
The government of Jammu and Kashmir has created an enabling environment for transforming Agriculture and allied sectors of J&K to increase the income of our famers in line with the National targets, create jobs, ensure food security, speed up the economy and enhance the contribution of agriculture and allied sectors in the Gross Domestic Product of the UT.
He expressed gratitude to Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and Hon’ble Union Agriculture Minister Shri Narendra Singh Tomar for extending liberal financial assistance to support efforts in widening the development of Agriculture and allied sectors in Jammu & Kashmir.
He highlighted the reformative interventions made by the government leading to sweeping changes in J&K’s Agriculture sector during the past one year.