BY : BASHARAT RASHID
PAMPORE: Director Central Sericultural Research and Training Institute (CSR & TI-CSB) Pampore, Dr. MK Ghosh, welcomed the implementation of Central Sector Scheme “Integrated Scheme for Development of Silk Industry” for Sericulture sector 2017 – 18 to 2019-20.
Talking to FK, Dr. MK Ghosh said that he is very glad to know about the approval, and urged all the farmers and stakeholders for availing the benefits of the Scheme.
He said that 2161.68 crores were sanctioned for three years, which is the big achievement and can fulfil many projects.
“We will spend this money on various projects include research and development, training, seed organisation etc,” MK said, adding that they will make silicon disease resistant as well.
MK further said that awareness camps will be organised in future, where message regarding new techniques and schemes will be shared among all the farmers and stakeholders.