Monday, May 9, 2016
Akshya Tritiya observed at Bolangir;By SudhirMishra/Bolangir
Akshya Tritiya the day when farmers begins the ploughing of land and sowing/Broadcasting of paddy seed was held today at Larkipali Bolangir.
District Collector, M Muthukumar ,BolangirZilla Parishad president Bijaya Pradhani, Deputy Director of Agriculture ManoranjanMallick perfomed ritual Puja of seeds land and later they ploughed that land at Larkipali and sown /broadcasted the paddy seeds.
Later a meeting was held where in District CollectorM.Muthukumar, Zilla Parishad Chairman Bijaya Pradhani, DDA ManoranjanMallick spoke on the importance of day and urged farmers to keep seeds earlier so that they would not faced problem in future.
DDA Manoranjan Mallick spoke in details about the this year Kharif cultivation and seed requirement, Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sichayain Yojana, insurance of three crops namely Paddy, Groundnut and cotton in the district crop within 31st July.