Saturday, May 3, 2014
Farmers resolved to preserve, protect and promote Desi Bihan (traditional paddy seed) in Jamut Bahal Village onAkshyaTritiya bySudhirMishra Bolangir ===============================
Akshya Tritiya observed inJamutBahal village(Gaisillet Block,Bargarh district.)
Farmers resolved to preserve, protect and promote Desi Bihan (traditional paddy seed)
Balangir In a unique show,farmers of Jamutbahal inGaisilletblock(Bargarh district)observed mass Akshya Tritiya togetheron 2nd May2014 and they resolved to protect ,preserve and promote Traditional paddy seeds which is becoming extinct gradually.Sanatanu Singh ,president of DesiBihan SurakshyaSamiti first worshipped mother earth and started Akhi Muthi-the first seed to be sown. Later on a total of 30 pairs of bullocks congregated there from Jamutbahal, Jadamunda, Gondpali, Sandhibahal Dhauraakhaman villages in the presence of Siba prasadSahu ,Mukhi Meher and other ploughed the land and the farmers gathered there resolved to preserve, protect and popularize desi paddy(traditional paddy ) cultivation in their area .