Hoshiarpur, May 19 ( APS Brar) Deputy commissioner Vipul Ujwal told that the Govt. Would provide subsidy on Agricultural Machinery and Implements under the RKY and crops diversification schemes. For that applications can be submitted by 31st of May. He also told that the subsidy is being provided by the govt.
Vipul Ujwal told that the Machinery provided on subsidy would contain 40 seed drill/zero tiller drills, 15 DSR Machines ( Machines for sowing Paddy crops), 250 Battery operated Spray Pumps, 200 Petrol engine operated Spray Pumps, 15 tractors operated Hydraulic Machines Spray Pumps,10 Bed Platter, 150 Rotavators, 25 laser led levellers, 8 maize thrasher/multi crop thrashers, 8 maize shellers, 5 post hole diggers, 10 sub soilers, 3 power harrows, 4 multy crop platters, 25 happy seeders, 4 power feeders, 20 hydraulic mould bold ploughs, 16 paddy straw chopper, 2 balers etc.
DC said that the machinery and the agricultural implements that are going to be provided by the govt are likely to fetch a subsidy of 40 percent or maximum of Rs. 30 thousands. He also told that those farmers who want to do work for other farmers, they will also get maximum subsidy from the govt. He further told that the farmers can buy the agriculture machinery from Punjab govt. approved agricultural Machine Firms or approved authorized dealers.