Congratulates for introducing new crop insurance scheme
Historic scheme to address issues of farmers and agriculture in independent India
Bhopal, January 22, 2016 (Muslim Saleem): Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan met Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi in New Delhi today and congratulated him for introducing new crop insurance scheme. Mr. Chouhan said that this is a historic scheme in which special attention has been paid to every aspect and issues of farmers and agriculture in independent India. Through the scheme, every aspect and problem pertaining to farmers and agriculture will be solved after a close study. During about half an hour meeting, the Chief Minister congratulated the Prime Minister for concretizing new crop insurance scheme. The Chief Minister also invited the Prime Minister to be chief guest at proposed Farmers Convention. Mr. Chouhan said that farmers of the state want to felicitate the Prime Minister for introducing new crop insurance scheme. Mr. Chouhan also informed Prime Minister Mr. Modi about conferment of Krishi Karman Award to Madhya Pradesh for consecutive 4th year. Mr. Chouhan gave detailed information about flagship schemes being implemented in the state. He also informed about MNREGA, Swachchh Bharat Abhiyan etc. Mr. Chouhan informed that like Start-up Fund Scheme launched by Central government, the state government has also started a similar scheme for entrepreneurs in the state. Mr. Chouhan apprised the Prime Minister of preparations for Simhastha Kumbh from April 22, 2016 at Ujjain.