Horticulture deptt introduces new scheme “Bagicha”

SRINAGAR: The department of horticulture, Kashmir has launched a new scheme “Bagicha” in district Srinagar to cater to the needs of beneficiaries in the urban areas of Srinagar.
Under the scheme, a kit of 6 different fruit plants along with vermi compost shall be issued to each beneficiary.
Any person having a minimum unutilized land of 5 marlas can register himself under this scheme in the office of Chief Horticulture Officer, Lal Mandi, Srinagar during working hours from March 25, 2015. The kits shall be issued on first come first serve basis.