Govt introduced special packages for farmers: Ahsan
Minister for Planning Ahsan Iqbal has said that the government has introduced special packages for the wellbeing of farmers and provision of loans to them on soft terms will be ensured.
This he stated while talking to a delegation of farmers who called on him in Islamabad on Tuesday.
The Minister said self-sufficiency in agriculture produce is top priority of the government as it is the back bone of country's economy.
He said Prime Minister's package of 180 billion rupees for agriculture produced good results and efforts are being made to increase exports of this sector.
The Minister said modern machinery and technology will be provided to farmers on easy installments to bring innovation in this sector.