14-07-2014 08:48 AM | India

Government urged to hold talks with farmers’ groups

Various farmers’ organisations have called upon the Agriculture Department and the State government to hold ‘serious discussions’ on the impact of the K. Kasturirangan commission report on the farmers’ fraternity.

The suggestion was placed at a State-level meeting chaired by Minister for Panchayats and Social Welfare M.K. Muneer here on Saturday. The meeting reviewed the arrangements made to host the State-level Farmers’ Day celebration from August 16.

Farmers’ forums owing allegiance to various political parties unanimously came in support of the idea.
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