In order to increase the agricultural efficiency of the rural Fish farmers Assam Fisheries,Excise, Forest & Environment Minister take part in the ceremonial inputs Distribution under Assam Agri Business and Rural Transformation Project(APART)a world bank funded project for the year 2020-21 earlier on Monday in his own Dholai Constituency’s under Dwarbond Gaon Panchayat at Dwarbond Bazar Puja Mandap.
During the Distribution Ceremony District Fishery Development Officer DFDO Rafiqul Hoque,Joined with Fishery officials,West Dholai ZP Member Lakshmi Rani Yadav, Borjalenga Anchalik Panchayat Bulti Deb, Borjalenga Block AP President Subudh Das, Borjalenga Block BJP President Sushil Ranjan Dhar, General Secretary bishnu Dayal Goala among others were present.
Reportedly, it was the first installment of pisciculture inputs which were distributed among the beneficiaries of various Farmer Producers Group by the Minister Parimal Suklabaidya.
During the inaugural speech Minister urged the local farmers to emphasise on doubling the fish production by utilizing the inputs for enhancing production with technical help from Government and thereby uplift their economic status as well.
The Distribution inputs are fish feed, UREA,SSP,RCD under Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project
The objective of the Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project is to ‘add value and improve resilience of selected agriculture value chains, focusing on smallholder farmers and agro-entrepreneurs in targeted districts of Assam’.
You can watch a clip of Minister Suklabaidya speaking during the distribution below :
Minister Parimal Suklabaidya speaks during the distribution program in Dwarbond.