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Kissan Mela organized at Poonch

Rouf Pampori

Rouf Pampori

5 Dariya News

Poonch , 29 Dec 2016

A district level Kissan Mela cum Horticulture Exhibition was organized by Department of Horticulture at Dashnami Akhara Community Hall Poonch today. Farmers/ orchardists from all 11 horticulture zones of the district participated in the Mela.Deputy Chairman Legislative Council Jahangir Hussain Mir was the chief guest and also shared his experiences related to Horticulture with the participants. Legislator Shah Mohammad Tantray, District Development Commissioner Poonch Mohammad Harun were guests of honour on this occasion.Prominent farmers and orchardists of the district highlighted their problems, achievements and also the support and guidance they received from the department from time to time through various initiatives.A technical cum interactive session was also held in this programme in which officers and experts from horticulture and allied departments and scientists from KVK Poonch deliberated on various issues related to horticulture activities in the district. They also threw light on latest technologies related to horticulture/ agriculture.Chief Horticulture Officer Poonch, Sushil Kumar highlighted the achievements of the department during the previous years and future plans for the uplift of the farming community.An  exhibition  of different  fruits grown in the district  and  caned  products  of fruits  and vegetables  prepared by canning centre Poonch was also organized  in Mela.


Tags: Horticulture



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