A special campaign for saturation of PM-KISSAN beneficiaries with Kissan Credit Card (KCC) and other social security schemes was today organized jointly by the Department of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Sheep Husbandry, J&K Bank and allied sectors.
A large number of farmers including PRIs participated.
The event was inaugurated by District Development Commissioner, Rajinder Singh Tara
In the inaugural address, the DDC laid emphasis on availing the benefits of government schemes like PM-KISSAN, KCC and other related social security schemes being implemented by government departments for welfare of farming community.
Chief Agriculture Officer, Tejinder Kumar Atri and Chief Animal Husbandry Officer Dr. Sanjay Sen briefed the participants about different schemes of the department in detail.
Among others present were Additional District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Hanief Malik; Additional Deputy Commissioner, Pawan Parihar; Assistant Commissioner (Revenue), Amir Hussain; District Sheep Husbandry Officer; AD Fisheries; Sub Divisional Agriculture Officer, Lead District Manager and Cluster Head J&K Bank.