Nizamabad marketyard connected to national markets
Under the National Agriculture Marketing (NAM) policy the Nizamabad Agriculture Marketyard has been connected to the national markets for trading of food grains and other agriculture produce online, here on Thursday evening.
After launching the web portal relating to the NAM in New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the gathering of farmers at various places across the country. His speech which was telecast lasted for 20 minutes and was heard by farmers at the marketyard here.
Among those who attended this programme included Minister for Marketing T. Harish Rao, Agriculture Minister P. Srinivas Reddy, Members of Parliament K. Kavitha and B.B. Patil and local MLA Bigala Ganesh Gupta.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Harish Rao said that a total of 44 agriculture market yards were linked to the e-marketing in Telangana State. He said that with the e-trading farmers could get profitable price.