New Delhi, Mar. 19 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday will inaugurate the three-day Krishi Unnati Mela in New Delhi in an event which will provide information on new farm schemes and technologies that will help farmers double their incomes within the next few years.
The Prime Minister will give away Krishi Karman Awards to states and progressive farmers who have made outstanding contribution in the field of agriculture and he will also visit the theme pavilion and address farmers.
According to reports, the national fair will have separate workshops on key schemes like Pradhan Mantri Fasal Beema Yojana, e-agriculture marketing, integrated farming system, Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sichai Yojana, soil health and livestock issues.
There will be live demonstration of agriculture and horticultural crops, animal husbandry, innovative technologies and farm mechanization in big plots.
Both public and private companies will display their farm inputs and technologies in over 500 stalls. (ANI)