With reference to letter no F.No. ATARI/PMFBY/2015-16/.... dated 30.03.2016 Pradhanmantri Fasal Beema Yojna Jaagrukta – Kisan Mela cum Exhibition / Gosthi was organized at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Thariaon, Fatehpur on 28 April, 2016 Thursday, which was inaugurated by lightening of the lamp by Hon’ ble Minister of State, Food-Preservation, Govt. of India and MP Fatehpur, Sadhvi Niranajan Jyoti in presence of different dignitaries like Mrs.Mithlesh Sachan, DDO Fatehpur, Mr.Dinesh Bajpai District President BJP, Fatehpur, Shri Manoj Kumar Shukla, Ex.President BJP, Dr.U.S.Gautam, Director , ATARI, ICAR, Kanpur, DD Agriculture Extension, District Agriculture Officer, District Horticulture Officer,DDM NABARD, LDM Fatehpur etc . On this auspicious occasion different stalls related to Agriculture, Horticulture, Animal Husbandry, Forestry, Fisheries, Bio-Fertilizers/Pesticides and allied field where put for benefit of the farmers. Hon’ble Chief guest and other guest of honor were welcomed by bouquet by Head , KVK staff and farm women/farmers etc . in the welcome speech Head kvk highlighted the major activities and achievement of KVK along with purpose of the Pradahnamantri Jagrukta Mela. In the Kisan Mela technical session was organized in which CSA Scientist , Dr.P.K.Rathi Associate Director, CSA and Dr.S.B.Pal, Dr.R.K.Singh, Dr.Anshu Pandey VO, Mr.S.K.Srivatstava Tata AIG, Mr.V.K.Gupta LDM etc. delivered scientific lecture with special reference to Kharif and Rabi Crops insurance along with water conservation and low cost/ input technology etc. The Hon’ble MP was facilitated by presenting a memento by Dr.U.S.Gautam Director, ATARI. On this auspicious occasion launching of Pradhanmantri Fasal Beema Yojna folder and literature was released by the H’ble Minister and other dignitaries. Progressive farmers of the area were awarded prize and certificate for better performance on crops , medicinal and aromatic crop , dairy, fodder production and self help group etc.Two farmers were presented sprayer and One Farmer was presented Bakahari(Grain Storage Drum) by H’ble Minister.
Addressing to the gathering Dr.U.S.Gautam Director,ATARI Zone-IV said that such type of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Beema Yojna awareness camps are being organized all over the State. Hon’ble Minister in her speech assured the farmers of the district to provide every possible help for the upliftment of the farmers. Sharing her experiences , she said that farmers should come forward for collection of rainwater so that all the rain water is recharged in to ground and they should whole heartedly participate in the insurance scheme and practice Animal Husbandry and dairying for organic farming specially vermi-commpost . On this occasion President BJP, DD extension, DDM NBARD Fatehpur also addressed the participants.All the guest and dignitaries visited all the stalls of the exhibition and KVK units. Dr.Devendra Swaroop, Animal Scientist, KVK rendered vote of thanks to hon’ble MP, all the guest of honor, farmers, farm women, district level officers, KVK staff, CSA Scientists etc. and employees for participating in the Pradhanmantri Fasal Beema Yojna and making it a grand success.