State government to amend Land Lease Act
Bhopal, Mar 23: Madhya Pradesh government will amend Land Lease Act to protect rights of sharecroppers, with plans afoot to prepare a road map to double income of farmers in next five years. “The road map will soon be presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi”, said chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan while reviewing a high-level meeting, on Tuesday.
State model to increase agriculture income is based on modern and organic farming which focuses on strengthening diversified fields like horticulture, fisheries and animal husbandry, the meeting informed. To make it feasible, state will prepare a vision document for agriculture, simplify and popularize it among the farmers to implement it immediately from the coming Kharif season.