Minister of Agriculture

Visited Mulbagal ,Kolar District affected by drought but happy to see Krishi Bhagya with positive results: Visited Mulbagal ,Kolar District affected by drought but happy to see Krishi Bhagya with positive results where farmers have grown Capsicum in polyhouses with harvested rainwater. High value, low water cultivation.
More field visits accompanied by Dr.Ajay Singh MLA: More field visits accompanied by Dr.Ajay Singh MLA
Visit krishibhagya beneficiaries at Kalburgi and visit to drought affected farmers fields of humnabad Bidar district.: Visit krishibhagya beneficiaries at Kalburgi and visit to drought affected farmers fields of humnabad Bidar district. #‎KrishiBhagya‬
Drought relief work – Employment work in progress under MNREGA for rural poor distressed by drought.: Drought relief work – Employment work in progress under MNREGA for rural poor distressed by drought.
Demo, awareness & interaction with farmers in Raichur to popularize drip irrigation for paddy: Demo, awareness & interaction with farmers in Raichur to popularize drip irrigation for paddy. Can save up to 70% water.
Addressing Farmers grievance in Phone In program:
Brown-India Initiative :: <meta http-equiv=”X-Frame-Options” content=”DENY” /> Brown-India Initiative : Exchanging ideas between the delegation from Brown University and our dept on Agri policy.
Follow-up meeting was conducted at Raichur yesterday on utilization of emergency funds released towards Kalburgi drought hit areas.:
Bengaluru Division sub committee along with MLA’s and MLC’s of respective regions met to review the drought situation: <meta http-equiv=”X-Frame-Options” content=”DENY” /> Yesterday Bengaluru Division sub committee along with MLA’s and MLC’s of respective regions met to review the drought situation. The meeting resulted in release of emergency grants of Rs. 150 cr for drinking water works in drought hit districts.
Responses in the session: