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Event Name :
New India Manthan: Sankalp se Shiddhi programme
Event Venue :
Bokakhat Natya Mandir , District: Golaghat
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Khumtai,Golaghat,Distt. Golaghat.
Contact person details :
Dr. FUA Ahmed
Senior Scientist and Head
Event Date :
8/25/2017 To 8/25/2017
Objective: "New India Manthan: Sankalp se Shiddhi programme" is for creating awareness among farmers and general people about New India movement (2017-2022):: new mission of Govt. of India
Pre Event Description :
In a planned move to double the income of our farmers by 2022, the Government is focussing on its ‘seven-point strategies’ to convert these initiatives into “Sankalp se Siddhi”.This awareness programme is for Creating awareness among farmers about this.
Target Group: Farmer
Male Count: 504
Female Count:140
SC Count:70
ST Count:206
Chief Guest's Name: Shri Atul Bora ,Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture, Horticulture & Food Processing, A.H.& Vety, UDD and Town & Country Planning and Dignitaries, Govt. of Assam
Chief Guest's Remarks:Hon’ble Minister Shri Atul Bora in his lecture praised the aims and objectives of the “New India Manthan-Sankal se Shiddi”. He requested all the stakeholders of agriculture sector right from scientist to farming community to come forward for development of agriculture and allied sector of the state of Assam especially during this vulnerable phase of floods. He described the role of the state government in making policies for mitigating the damage caused by floods and other natural disaster during this current year. He opined that farmers should be treated as the 1st class citizen and his government is trying to change the attitude. For multiple incomes, he emphasized on bee keeping, goat farming, fishery. Regarding, irrigation water supply, he told that nearly 1lac of shallow tube well has already been sanctioned for the plains. He stressed on human resource development in agricultural sector including farming community to scientist level.
Post Event Details:A day-long programme on New India Manthan: Sankalp se Shiddhi was organized by KVK, Golaghat at Bokakhat Natya Mandir on 25th August, 2017. A total no. of six hundred and forty four (644) farmers; fifteen (15) government officials along with delegates were participated in the programme. The delegates present in the programme were – Shri Atul Bora, Hon’able Minister of Agriculture, Horticulture & Food Processing, A.H.& Vety, UDD and Town & Country Planning ,Govt. of Assam; Shri B. Bharali, MLA, Dergaon LAC; Shri M. Saikia, MLA, Khumtai LAC; Dr. H.C. Bhattacharyya, Director of Extension Education, AAU, Johat; Shri Dhiraj Das, SDAO (Civil); Dr. P. Nath, Head, KVK, Sivasagar.
Image: Taking oath
Image: Taking oath by delegates