Farmers can make live telephone calls during programme
Bhopal, October 28, 2015 (Ataullah Faizan): Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan will hold live talk with farmers through AIR on October 28. The programme will be aired simultaneously from all AIR stations in the state from 6 to 7 pm. To know situation of agriculture, the Chief Minister Mr. Chouhan will talk to farmers from AIR’s Bhopal station on October 28. The programme will be broadcast from Vividh Bharati and all AIR stations of state simultaneously from 6 to 7 pm. During it, farmers can directly talk to CM over phone numbers 2660902 and 2660903 of AIR’s Bhopal station. Farmers from outside Bhopal can have talk over these phones by dialling STD code 0755. The state government has resolved to extend every possible assistance to drought-hit farmers. The government stands by farmers in their hour of crisis. The state government has also announced relief for farmers. These include crop insurance and relief amounts, fertilisers, seeds and interest-free loans for Rabi season, suspension of loan recovery, provisions of employment under MNREGA and other facilities.