Saturday, January 23, 2021
Markfed Sohna New

verka new year

Innocent Hearts INNOKIDS Banner

Stubble Burning: Justice Gill Committee seeks proposals from Punjab Farmer Unions

- Advertisement -

Chandigarh, February 18, 2020 (Yes Punjab News)

In a bid to end the paddy straw burning woes completely, and to resolve the issues arising out of paddy straw burning Justice (Retd.) Mehtab Singh Gill led committee on Tuesday held a meeting with Kisan Unions at Kisan Bhawan here. Notably, the Committee was constituted by Punjab Chief Minister to resolve the issues arising out of Paddy straw burning in Punjab.

During the meeting, it was decided to seek proposals from Kisan Unions to end the menace of residue burning and manage the paddy straw in eco-friendly manner. After giving sympethatic consideration to the issues raised by the Kisan Unions, the committee decided to involve the unions to resolve the issues and to solve the menace permanently.

To achieve the goal of zero stubble burning, Secretary Agriculture Mr. K.S. Pannu said that Punjab Government has provided more than 51000 agro-machines to the state’s farmers with a subsidy components of Rs. 489 crore during the previous two paddy season. “Without the cooperation of the farmers and Farmer Unions we can not make the Punjab a zero stubble burning state”, said Mr.Pannu.

Political Secretary to CM Punjab Captain Sandeep Sandhu besides representatives of Ad DGP punjab , PPCB, Patiala and PAU, Ludhiana also attended the meeting.

During the meeting, Rajinder Singh of Kirti Kissan Union, Jagmohan Singh Uppal of BKU Dakonda, Sukhdev Singh of BKU Ugrahan, Mehar Singh Theri of BKU Sidhupur and Nachhatat Singh of BKU Lakhowal strongly put forward the views of farmers on the issue.

- Advertisement -

Yes Punjab - TOP STORIES

Punjab News

Sikh News

Transfers, Postings, Promotions

- Advertisement -Bibi Jagir Kaur Guru Gobind Singh Prakash Purab Banner

Stay Connected



Sara Ali Khan aces aerial yoga

Mumbai, Jan 22, 2021- Actress Sara Ali Khan enjoys fitness, and loves sharing fitness videos, too. In a new video she posted on Friday, the...

Tamannaah Bhatia: I’m back to my pre-Covid body

Hyderabad, Jan 22, 2021- Tamannaah Bhatia says she has regained the strength of her pre-Covid days thanks to two months of consistent workout. On Friday,...

Bigg Boss 14 - The Latest




Exodus of Kashmiri Pandits

Exodus of Kashmiri Pandits: Unending wait for justice – by Deepika Bhan

Why is it difficult to get justice? This is a question that haunts the minuscule community of Kashmiri Pandits. Each year January 19 is...
Human Brain

Awareness is life – by DC Pathak

It is interesting that of all the professions it is a career in Intelligence that works for sublimating three important mandates that governed life....
US Capitol Violence

Political Violence in Washington – by DC Pathak

The presidential election in the US marked by an unusually confrontationist run up to the polls and an equally bitter post-poll phase of transition,...


Health & Fitness


This could be an early sign of Alzheimer’s

Toronto, Jan 22, 2021- Abnormal hyperactivation in the brain could be an early biomarker of Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests. The study indicates that hyperactivation in certain brain areas in people not yet diagnosed with Alzheimer's but who were worried about their memory loss and who exhibited risk factors for the disease. "Alzheimer's disease is progressive and may emerge in the...

Gadgets & Tech

error: Content is protected !!