We have a lot of respect for the farming community said K Taraka Rama Rao the IT minister. That is the reason the CM has started Rythu Badhu scheme. I do not know about agriculture in a big way but I learnt a lot after reading the recommendations of the Swaminathan commission KTR said.
Water and good seeds are the base for the agriculture he stated. We will take every drop of water and make the lands fertile across the length and breadth of the state said KTR. One crore acres of land must get irrigated and the farmer must be the king of the state he opined. KCR and Harish Rao are making the projects on war footing basis he said.
Power is also very important said KTR. We are giving power on the basis of 24X7 he said. Now people are happy with the power distribution he explained.
There is a sea change in the perspective of the agriculture scenario in the state KTR explained. Giving input in the form of money is to help the farming community from taking loans and getting into trouble he said.Giving input to farmers is no bribing he opined. Why do Congress people create hurdles for the farmers he questioned?
We got cheques and they are more than a lakh and are kept in strong room KTR explained.The scientists from Hyderabad will come and guide the farmers in the rural areas he said.