In order to provide maximum benefits to farmers of Jammu and Kashmir, with the help of central government many projects and sub projects of Holistic Agriculture Development Program (HADP) have been taken up.
Recently Chief Secretary reviewed implementation of the projects under HADP.
While speaking about this massive program Dulloo made out that all the projects have been tailored out to bring maximum benefit to the farmers here. He observed that the projects are inclusive of different components for development of agriculture sector and many folds enhancement in the income of our farmers.
He advised for making the procedure for submission of applications simple, sticking purely to the guidelines delineated under the program. He asked for close monitoring of the progress by each PGMC chairperson in collaboration with the concerned Deputy Commissioner. He asked for meeting targets without fail as per the set timeline of this program.
The Principal Secretary, APD, Shailendra Kumar threw light on different parameters and achievements made by department in implementation of the sub-projects. He delineated the key steps taken by the department for the successful grounding of different projects of this mega program here.
He revealed that under the first phase of the ‘KisanSamparkAbhiyan’ conducted between 24th of April and 31st August last year around 5,10,000 farmers were covered across 3697 panchayats. Moreover under block level youth orientation programme more than 19000 youth were contacted to map their skill sets and interests in farming.