SKOCH award for Rythu Bandhu scheme

By   |  Published: 2nd Jun 2018  8:30 pmUpdated: 9th Jul 2018  1:55 pm

Hyderabad: The Rythu Bandhu scheme, launched by the State government to provide farmers with input assistance, has been selected for the SKOCH order-of-Merit award for 2018.

In a letter to Agriculture Principal Secretary C Parthasarathi, Editor and CEO of the SKOCH group Dr Gursharan Dhanjal on Saturday congratulated the State government for winning the award.

The selection committee asked Parthasarathi to attend the 52nd SKOCH Summit between June 21-23 at New Delhi to receive the award. The scheme was already applauded by several other State governments and agronomists.