Kolkata, Feb 04 : Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will address the Krishi Sammelan via Facebook live from her dharna site.
She is on dharna at Metro Channel, which according to her, is to save the Constitution. Right from the time she became elected as chief minister in 2011, the state government has done immense work for the welfare of farmers. In various aspects of agriculture, Bengal is now taken as a model State.
On December 31, 2018, she announced another major scheme, Krishak Bandhu, and also announced that the full premium (Centre’s share, farmers’ share and of course, the State’s share) of each farmer under the crop insurance scheme, Bangla Fasal Bima Yojana, would be paid by the State Government.(UNI)