Make Kuruvai package a success, officials told

Sandeep Saxena holds discussions with Irrigation, Agriculture department officials

Sandeep Saxena, Commissioner, Agriculture Production, and Principal Secretary, appealed to the officials of various departments of five Cauvery delta districts to work together and make Kuruvai special package scheme a success in the districts.

He held discussions with officials of Thanjavur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Cuddalore, and Tiruchi districts here regarding the implementation of special package announced by the Chief Minister Jayalalithaa for Kuruvai here on Monday.

Mr. Saxena appealed to the officials to keep agriculture inputs ready for farmers to take up cultivation. Besides Agriculture Department, other departments officials should cooperate and ensure the success of Kuruvai.

Engineers of Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corporation (Tangedco) should ensure proper distribution of power to all areas. Twelve hours three-phase supply should be given in phases of six plus six hours. Faulty transformers should be repaired quickly, according to an official release issued here.

Tangedco urged to ensure three-phase power supply

Fully subsidised inputs should be supplied to farmers

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