REASI, JULY 31: District Development Commissioner, Prasanna Ramaswamy G today visited Kund Khanyari – the village being developed for the production of oranges and other varieties of citrus fruits.
The DDC took stock of the progress registered in the village and interacted with the villagers/farmers – the main stakeholders. The scheme envisages the development of orchards in the village with a total number of twenty thousand trees in a period of four years covering more than 125 acres of land.
The soil of this region has been found to be ideal for the growing of citrus fruits like oranges, lemons etc.
The DDC was accompanied by Chief Horticulture Officer V K Gupta, District Level SMS Ragunath Updhaya, HDO Pouni Varinder Kumar.