Increasing income of Bihars farmers a priority: Nitish Kumar

Patna, June 16 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday said the main focus of the states agriculture road map is on increasing income of farmers and ensuring sustainable development of the sector. He also assured farmers of providing them minimum support price (MSP) with 50 per cent additional incentive.

Kisano ki aamdani mein vriddhi karna hamara lakshya hai (Our target is to increase the income of farmers), Nitish Kumar said while addressing Kisan Samagam after a day-long meeting with hundreds of farmers from across the state in the newly-constructed International Convention Centre -Gyan Bhawan.