CM Dhami distributed an amount of 22 crores to the milk producers
CM Dhami distributed an amount of 22 crores to milk producers through DBT in the milk price incentive payment program organized by Dairy Development Department at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Rudrapur on Friday.
26 best milk producers from 13 districts were rewarded in the programme. In which, among the best milk producers of district Nainital, Ganga Devi was given first, Guru Upadesh Dev of district Udham Singh Nagar was given second and Smt. Harpal Kaur was given third prize.
On this occasion, the CM said that 25 percent grant is being given to the milk producer members of milk producer cooperative societies in the state for setting up units of 03 and 05 milch animals. A target has been set to buy about 20 thousand milch animals, benefiting 5300 beneficiaries in the next five years, against which, till now, about 2100 milch animals have been purchased benefiting 600 beneficiaries. The economy of the milk producers is increasing by providing resources, as well as an increase of about 16 percent has been registered in the milk procurement of the state.
He said that in rural areas, small, marginal landless and weaker section farmers and milk producers by providing them the means of additional income and self-employment at the village level by providing them a reasonable price for the milk produced by them through milk cooperatives, dairy The development department is playing an important role.
Through the department, technical investment facilities at the village level such as balanced animal feed, animal health services, fodder development and training and loans and grants for purchase of milch animals are being provided to the milk producers at the village level.
The CM said that the geographical conditions are different in the state, there is a lot of problem due to water in the hilly areas. He said that whatever irrigation schemes would be made, irrigation schemes would be prepared in coordination with the Agriculture Department. If you get water, you will get many things automatically.
He said that Farm Machinery Bank scheme has been started for those farmers who do not have agricultural equipment, in which up to 80 percent subsidy has been provided. Our government stands as a partner and ally with the cattle farmers and farmers with full sincerity and full force. The cooperative milk union and dairy plant within the state is the proof of the government and cooperative partner. Work is also being done to get rid of the worry of spoilage of milk by forming milk societies, collection centers.
He said that high quality food is also being made available for the animals. 60 Pashupalak ambulances will also be started in the month of August, which will do door-to-door delivery. He said that an amount of Rs 64 crore has been approved for Lalkua Milk Committee and extension work will start soon, an amount of Rs 7 crore has been approved for Champawat Dairy.
Calling upon the youth, the CM said that many possibilities can be worked out through startups, those who can work on many possibilities of natural farming. Today youth are doing good work in India. We have 700 startups running here, he called upon the youth to take maximum advantage of the startup scheme. He said that all the farmer brothers are also getting the benefit of the ownership scheme.
Along with this, we are working continuously to connect the poor, deprived, backward, especially the people of the village with employment. He said that it should be seen that people do not have trouble in getting loans from banks. Work is being done in the direction of fulfilling the resolve and dream of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the convenience of all, raising the standard of living, doubling the income of farmers.
He said that the personnel should take the mantra of simplification, solution, disposal in their mindset. If there is a problem, do not stop, it has to be solved. There will also be simplification, there will be a solution and after the work is done on the letter, there will also be a settlement. He said that the country is progressing rapidly under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and India’s honor and respect is increasing in the world. He said that schemes are actually being made for the needy.
The CM said that the former Prime Minister Mr. Rajiv Gandhi had said that 100 rupees are sent from Delhi, but the person to whom 100 rupees should have reached, 15 rupees reach to him i.e. 85 rupees used to end in the middle. Today, through DBT, Rs 22 crore has reached your account directly by pressing the button, there is no scope for commission of even a single paisa, it has been made possible by digital system. He said that today 40 percent of the digital transactions of the whole world are happening in our country India.
Today there is no such area in which we are not progressing. Through the PM Kisan Samman Nidhi, an amount of about 1390 crores has been transferred so far through DBT in the accounts of 9 lakh farmers. Our government is providing Rs.3 lakh to farmers and Rs.5 lakh to women self-help groups without loans.
He said that we are promoting cluster based farming to promote organic farming. He said that the work of 3900 organic clusters is being started. He said that after two days, a request will be made in the meeting of NITI Aayog that Uttarakhand is a state of odd geographical conditions, the plans that should be made here, the allocation of funds should be done keeping in mind the geographical conditions here.
The CM said that the Prime Minister has a special attachment with the state, he has made provision for all possible assistance for Uttarakhand, as a result of which the second branch of AIIMS Rishikesh is going to open at Khurpia Farm on 100 acres of land. He said that work is being done fast in the field of roads. Bypass of Rudrapur, bypass of Rampur and Moradabad will be made.
In the coming time, you are going to get a 4-lane highway for Kashipur-Delhi, this proposal has been passed by the Government of India. The distance of one hour is going to be reduced to reach Dehradun. This time 30 lakh devotees have come on Char Dham Yatra, all the records are going to be broken. The PM had said that the coming decade is the decade of Uttarakhand, we are moving in this direction. In the Kavad Yatra also, the devotees of Shiva came to break the record.
While wishing the people of the state on Raksha Bandhan, the CM also inspired everyone for the Tricolor campaign at Har Ghar. The Har Ghar Tricolor campaign should be run vigorously throughout Uttarakhand. On this occasion, the CM symbolically presented the tricolor to the beneficiaries and also signed the signature by participating in the signature campaign under the Har Ghar Tiranga Abhiyan program.