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Farmers in Jammu’s Samba to cultivate field beyond border fence

Last Updated on December 25, 2021 at 10:40 pm

Border area farmers of Samba District have resolved to start cultivation on fields beyond IB Fence after visiting the Suchetgarh sector where BSF has facilitated their counterparts to resume agricultural activities on the fields across the IB fence.

District administration Samba in collaboration with Border Security Force (BSF) today organized a farmers’ tour to Suchetgarh sector and encouraged them to take up agricultural activities beyond fence in Samba sector as well.

During the exposure visit the group of 100 farmers along with PRI members from Rajpura, Samba, & Ramgarh had detailed interaction with their counterparts at Suchetgarh and agriculture officers on cultivable crops and practices that can be taken up along the International Border.

 The farmers group included Block Development Council Chairman Rajpura, Radhey Shyam.