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Event Name :
Inaugural programme of national level launching of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojna (PM-KISAN) by Hon'ble Prime Minister from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh
Event Venue :
ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra, BSS, Idukki
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Santhanpara,Distt. Idukki
Contact person details :
Preethu K. Paul
Subject Matter Specialist (Agricultural Extension)
Event Date :
2/24/2019 To 2/24/2019
Objective: To make the farming community aware about the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojna (PM-KISAN) meant for the financial assistance to small and marginal farmers.
Pre Event Description :
The programme started with the welcome speech by Dr. R. Marimuthu, Senior Scientist and Head, ICAR-KVK, BSS, Idukki. Ms. Preethu K. Paul, SMS (Agrl. Extension) briefed the major highlights of “PM – KISAN” scheme assured as an income support to the small and marginal farmers. The Public representative delivered the keynote on PM - KISAN scheme. Then Mann Ki Baat was telecasted through Doordarshan. Finally the Inaugural programme of national level launching of PM - KISAN scheme by Hon'ble PM from Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh was telecasted through DD National. The programme ended with vote of thanks by Ms. Manju Jincy Varghese, SMS (Soil Science).
Target Group: Farmer
Image: The Senior Scientist & Head of KVK, Idukki Dr. R. Marimuthu addressing the gathering
Image: Farmers watching the Live webcast of the programme
Video :Video-Live webcast