Imphal: Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh distributed agriculture equipment and tools to farmers and monetary help of Rs 10,000 for handicraft software kits below North East Area Textile Promotion Scheme to 1,500 artisans in Imphal on Saturday.
“Immensely glad to distribute monetary help for handicrafts software kits below North East Area Textile Promotion Scheme to 1500 handicrafts artisans by way of DBT, and Agriculture Machineries and Tools below Sub-Mission of Agriculture Mechanization (SMAM) Scheme to farmers of various districts at the moment.” the Chief Minister tweeted on Saturday.
In keeping with an official launch, the distribution perform was collectively organised by the Manipur authorities’s Division of Agriculture and Directorate of Handlooms and Textiles.
Talking on the event, Chief Minister Singh mentioned that agriculture is a crucial sector that has largely contributed to the economic system of the nation.
“As such the State Authorities had taken up sure measures to avoid wasting agricultural land with coordination amongst varied departments of the federal government. Stating that possession of software kits as a precedence for creating any product, he introduced that the monetary help given to handicraft artisans can be elevated to Rs. 20,000 from subsequent 12 months,” he mentioned.
He additionally knowledgeable about an exhibition of the native product “Mai-own 2021″ that shall be organised from March 16 to March 22 at Hapta Kangjeibung. He additionally pressured the necessity for reviving the outdated meals gadgets and tradition of the State. He mentioned,”The state has been advancing in the direction of growth in numerous fields as a result of contributions and help of the individuals.” (ANI)