Special Correspondent

KADAPA: National Planning Consultant Commissioner H.S. Soor on Sunday urged the Kadapa district authorities to prepare a comprehensive development plan to create public awareness as per guidelines of CRIDA, Hyderabad.

A plan was formulated on all schemes of the Union government departments, he said at a meeting on formulating the district plan at the Agricultural Research Station meeting hall at Utukur. His visit was aimed at examining the implementation of agricultural, horticultural and animal husbandry development and functioning of women thrift groups, he said. It was vital to achieve targets fixed for various government schemes in the district.

Higher yield

Farmers would be able to achieve higher yield if they adopted the modern scientific knowhow, he said. Dr. Soor suggested priority to watershed, animal husbandry and soil testing projects.