Guwahati, March 28: With aim of empowering farmers and development of the agriculture sector in Assam, CM Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated ‘Buniyad Nirman Abhiyan’ in Guwahati yesterday.
“Agriculture plays a vital role in Assam’s economy. The initiative will revitalize the sector with creation of 20,000 new agri-entrepreneurs in the state in next one year and also promote organic farming” said the CM.
Sonowal added that his government is working tirelessly for the welfare of farmers of the state.
The CM also urged the BJP Kisan Morcha karyakartas to take holistic approach and reach out to farmers in every nook and corner of Assam, and work towards realising the government’s vision of doubling farmers’ income by 2022.