Guwhati/ 21st July’2017 (Prag News Desk): Chief Minister attends the Na-Bhui festival at Mahmora Konwar Gaon, Charaideo. Planted season’s first ‘Kothia’ along with farmers.
While addressing the festive gathering, CM Sonowal stressed upon the Govt’s commitment towards agriculture sector, with modernisation, organic farming, economic sustainability major aims.
For development of the sector, we have launched CMSGUY, aiming to double farmers’ income by 2022 & ensure a dignified life for all.
It was announced in the budget speech of 2016-17, that a “Mega Mission”, called “Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana” (CMSGUY) would be taken up to be implemented over a period of 5 years from 2016-17 and culminating in the year 2021-22 coinciding with 75 years of India’s Independence.
The main objective of the Mega Mission is to double the farm income, in unison with the vision of Hon’ble Prime Minister of India. This was sought to be achieved through saturation model by covering each revenue village through focused interventions in (a) Direct economic activities, (b) Logistic support including market linkages, and (c) Community support.