Hojai, July 23: Under the Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY), the Hojai District Agriculture Department organized a tractor distribution programme at the Hojai Bihutoli premises where six tractors were handed over to farmers on Monday. Labour Minister Pallab Lochan Das attended the function as chief guest and Hojai Deputy Commissioner MP Singh chaired it. Das said that the Chief Minister had taken up the scheme for the benefit of farmers as well as for the uplift of villages. He added that total 373 tractors would be distributed to 373 revenue villages under 70 percentage subsidy before August 15.
Earlier, the meeting was inaugurated by Deputy Commissioner MP Singh. Thereafter, a felicitation programme was held where minister Pallab Lochan Das, Hojai MLA Shiladitya Deb, District Agriculture Officer Nitai Das Superintendent of Police Ankur Jain and Assistant Engineer Agriculture Mukut Deka were felicitated.