|Lalsangzuala interacting with Caritas India Official|
Wednesday, 1 July 2015
FARMERS' CARD - A RISING HOPE FOR FARMERS IN AIZAWL
Tachhip is one of the FARM project villages under Zoram Entu Pawl (ZEP) in Aizawl. The farmer’s club members got the information about the Farmer’s Card that is available in the department of horticulture. The farmers discussed in the farmer’s club meeting on 13th August 2014 and few of the farmers club leaders went to the department to enquire about the farmer’s card and the necessary documents required for the same. At the beginning 30 farmers applied and all the 30 farmers got their farmer’s card on 18th August. Latter on another 24 farmers applied and 17 farmers got the farmer’s card. Other 7 farmers’ applications were rejected due to land pass. However, 47 farmers in Tacheep village have received the farmer’s cards.
Lalsangzuala narrating the story in presence of Caritas India Official
Contributed by: Samuel Zothanluanga,ZEP, Aizawl, Mizoram
Edited by: S.L. Peter, Caritas India, Guwahati