Check dam on Balsar Khud,Irrigation problem will be solved soon

Feb 01, 2012 16:55 | Poltics
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Nahan:S.P,Jertah: Himachal Irrigation and Public Health Minister Ravinder Ravi during his recent visit to Sirmour had sanctioned a budget of Rs. 2.75 crore for the construction of check dam near the village Kaulanwala Bhood about 30 km from Nahan to provide Irrigation facilities to the farmers of  Kaulanwala Bhood Panchayat which is considered to be the second biggest Panchayat in population in Sirmour District. The check dam will be constructed in the Balsar khud very close to Panchayat.

District Vice President of BJP and Ex-Pradhan of Panchayat Viney Gupta said that the land of Panhchayat area had been very fertile and hay rich scope of various type of crops to grow but the local farmers could not avail the proper value of land since independence he said that Congress ruled the state for more than 50 years bu  could not provide water facilities for irrigation due to which the youths of area joined services in industries where proper salary not provided as per rules. He said that now the farmers could utilize the land property for farming various crops as per season to be self dependent on own crops when check dam came to existance.