Farmers motivated due to extension of irrigation facilities

Dedication and Bhumi Poojan of works in Karhiya Mandi by Mr. Shukla

shuklman17.4.16Bhopal, April 17, 2016 (Abdul Ahad Farhan):  Public Relations and Energy Minister Mr. Rajendra Shukla has said that the state government is paying special attention to expansion of irrigation facilities. Mr. Shukla was dedicating construction works costing about Rs. 220 lakh including CC road, drains and shades in newly construction fruit and vegetable mandi and CC road, shades and payment counter costing about Rs. 300 lakh in wholesale grains market at Rewa. He also performed Bhumi Poojan of construction of parking, drains and shops costing Rs. 1350 lakh in newly construction Fruit and Vegetable Mandi. Mr. Shukla said that farmers’ interest in agriculture has increased due to expansion of irrigation facilities. Mandi’s construction will further increase their interest. He informed that this Krishi Upaj Mandi has been included in the list of National Integrated e-Mandis. Mayor Mrs. Mamta Gupta, MP Mr. Janardan Mishra, Mandi President Mr. Chhotelal Kol and Janpad President Mr. K.P. Tripathi also spoke on the occasion.