: Power tillers were distributed here to five farmers of Alwarthirunagari and Srivaikuntam by Collector Ashish Kumar on Monday. . The power tillers would help in the incorporation of the crop residue into the soil for soil organic matter content, the Collector said in a statement. The state government has fixed a target of 73 beneficiaries for distribution of power tillers at a subsidy of Rs.45, 000 for every power tiller.

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