New Delhi, October 17
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the two-day PM Kisan Samman Sammelan 2022 on Monday and said that the 12th installment of funds worth Rs 16,000 crore has been sent to farmers across the country.
“Under PM Kisan the 12th installment worth of funds Rs 16,000 crore has been sent to farmers across India. Under ‘One nation, one fertilizer’, farmers will be provided with cheaper & good quality fertilizer,” said PM Modi.
PM Modi launched the ‘Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Urvarak Pariyojana – One Nation, One Fertilizer’ during the event. Under the scheme, Prime Minister launched Bharat urea bags, which will help companies market fertilizers under the single brand name ‘Bharat’.
He also highlighted that India’s progress in urea production is noteworthy.