Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani announces ‘Horticulture Development Mission’
In Gujarat, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani announced the ‘Horticulture Development Mission’ (Bagayat Vikas Mission).
Mr. Rupani said that this mission aims to double the income of farmers involved in medicinal and horticulture farming.
He said that under this mission, the wasteland of the govt will be given on 30-year lease for farming of horticulture and medicinal crops.
As per an estimate, the government has about 50,000 non-cultivated land wastelands.