GANDERBAL: Deputy Commissioner Ganderbal, Showkat Aijaz Bhat on Saturday inaugurated a Kisan/ Machinery mela organised by the Department of Horticulture.
He also distributed subsidy share on machinery worth Rs 10.00 lacs among the beneficiaries.
Speaking on the occasion Deputy Commissioner stressed upon the department to reinforce their activities to achieve the envisaged goals under various programmes launched by the GoI and state level. Besides achievements of the department be highlighted among orchardist community in particular and people in general.
The Chief Horticulture Officer Ganderbal V. K. Gupta highlighted the various schemes / programmes of the department and asked the farmers to come forward and avail benefits of these schemes.
More than 150 farmers of Lar, Kangan, Wakura and Ganderbal Blocks attended the mela.