Punjab & Region

Bhagwant Mann encourages farmers to adopt direct sowing, tweets ‘Lets Save Agriculture, Lets Save Punjab’

Chandigarh, May 4

Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday urged the farmers to adopt direct sowing of the paddy.

Mann took to Twitter to share a picture of his public interaction at Satoj village in Sangrur today.

CM shared that the people of Satoj have announced their support to direct sowing of paddy.

“Now it is the turn of the entire Punjab … Come on, Let’s save agriculture Save water Let’s save Punjab,” he tweeted. It is to be noted that last month, Bhagwant Mann goverment had announced Rs. 1500 per acre financial assistance to farmers adopting direct sowing of paddy.