Gangtok, 03 July: Joint Advisor of Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY) under NITI Aayog, Mr. Manas Choudhary, called on Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) at Samman Bhawan today in the presence of of Hon’ble Minister Shri Lok Nath Sharma, head of line departments and the officers concerned of the nodal department.
Various points were discussed on improving the production of farmers within the stipulated time.
The HCM stressed on the condition of farmers of Sikkim who need support from all directions and urged the departments to pay utmost heed on the matter.
It is to be mentioned here, PMKSY is a flagship programme of the Central Government which is dedicated to economic augmentation of the farmers by doubling their income. Water Security Department, Rural Management & Development Department and Forestry Departments are also the indispensable members and line departments of this programme.
(PRESS RELEASE FROM THE OFFICE OF THE CMO)