In this difficult phase of nationwide lockdown, there will be no need to worry during the government of Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel. In this difficult time, the Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana is proving to be a boon for farmers.
Praising this ambitious plan of the Government of Chhattisgarh, Mr. Chaituram Lekam, a farmer of village Matwada in Bhairamgarh block of Bijapur district, said that in view of the Corona virus epidemic, the lockdown has been done by the Central Government and the State Government and in this difficult situation by the State Government Thinking about poor farmers is doing very well. He said that a total of 05 members of the family live in the family and due to the lockdown, their family’s maintenance became very difficult due to the closure of work for wages. Being a poor farmer, he used to work as a laborer in addition to farming, but due to the lockdown, the work of wages stopped. In this difficult time, he was worried for the maintenance of his family. He told that through mobile, it was found that Rs 13 thousand 454 has been deposited in my account as the first installment from the State Government’s Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana. Chief Minister of the state Shri Bhupesh Baghel thanked him for the amount deposited in his account during such difficult times. This farmer of Matwada said that the first installment amount has been deposited in the account of the farmers who sold paddy on the support price for the year 2019-20 through the Kisan Nyay Yojana. He informed that there is 05 acres of paddy cultivation and 75 quintals of paddy were sold this year.
While appreciating this public welfare and ambitious scheme of Chief Minister Mr. Bhupesh Baghel’s government, farmer Mr. Chaituram Lekam said that Chhattisgarh government has become a support for poor farmers and laborers in this difficult situation.