Panaji: May 29, 2016 … The Prime Minister of India, has recently launched a new Scheme namely “Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana” under the Department of Agriculture, Govt. of India.
This Scheme provides a comprehensive insurance cover against failure of the crops, thus helping in stabilizing the income of the farmers and encouraging them for adoption of innovative practices.
In order to create awareness amongst the farming community, a programme is being organised by Krishi Vigyan Kendra South Goa at Ravindra Bhavan, Margao Goa on June 2, 2016 at 10.30 am.
The programme will be inaugurated by Shri Ramesh Tawadkar, Minister for Agriculture in the distinguished presence of Adv. Narendra Sawaikar, MP South Goa, who will preside over the function .
Other dignitaries like the Director of Agriculture, Director of ICAR, Senior Government and Bank Officials will also attend the same. Entrepreneurs in the field of Agriculture business and large number of farmers will participate in this event.