Special Correspondent

VELLORE: Special cells have been set up under the leadership of the assistant directors of agriculture in each block in Vellore district and a district special cell under the leadership of the assistant director (quality control) in the office of the Joint Director of Agriculture, Vellore, to regulate and streamline the supply of fertilizers.

These special cells will provide information related to the questions raised by farmers and the problems faced by them, especially with regard to the supply and availability of fertilizers, and their prices, between 9.30 a.m. and 6 p.m.

According to a release from the office of the Joint Director of Agriculture, the assistant director of agriculture (quality control) would be the chief officer in the district special cell which would function at the office of the Joint Director of Agriculture, Vellore, while the agricultural officer (quality control) would be the additional officer in the district special cell, which could be contacted by phone 0416-2267315.

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