Correct Answer : Option (C) - Rajasthan
The Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Government of India, in association with Department of Agriculture, Government of Rajasthan, is organizing a two-day event, - ‘Krishi-Mahotsav: Pradarshani evam Prashikshan’ scheduled to be held on 24th-25th January 2023 at Dussehra Ground, Kota, Rajasthan.
Aim : To make Kota Division of Rajasthan advanced and leading in the field of agriculture and rural development.
Lok Sabha Speaker Shri Om Birla, Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Shri Kailash Choudhary, Union Minister of State for Animal Husbandry & Fisheries, Dr. Sanjeev Balyan, Rajasthan state Minister of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, Shri Lalchand Kataria, and Rajasthan Minister of State, Department of Cooperation, Shri Udaylal Anjana will be present in the inaugural ceremony.
Through the exhibition organized in Krishi Mahotsav, information about the various schemes of Central and State Government will be disseminated through exhibitors.In this exhibition, 150 stalls will be set up to provide updated information related to agriculture to the farmers. Keeping in view the need for Startups in the field of agriculture, 75 stalls of Startups will be set up, which is one of the main features of this exhibition.
During this Krishi Mahotsav, a programme to train about 5,000 farmers
on subjects related to agriculture, horticulture and animal husbandry is also being organized in two sessions.
A special workshop on Agriculture Infrastructure Fund is also being organized for the benefit of farmers. Scientists
from agricultural research institutes
, agricultural universities
, agricultural zonal centers
and all officers and employees of the Agriculture Department as well as about 35,000 farmers
are expected to participate in this two-day grand event..Source : PIB