Nagpur: Union Transport Minister whose name is Nitin Gadkari. He launched the first app-based radio for farmers named ‘Radio Agrovision’ on Saturday.
Describing about this radio app, the minister has said that it will have programs and talk shows based on agriculture along with success stories of farmers. And in the evening time, it will also have rural entertainment programs related to farmers.
Along with this, Ramtek MLA Ashish Jaiswal, former MLA Dr. Anil Bonde, and Vanrai’s Girish Gandhi, MLC Jogendra Kawade, BJP general secretary Chandrashekar Bawankule, Wardha MP Ramdas Tadas, Rajya Sabha MP Vikas Mahatme were also present.
State & Central governments will help them
Ravi Boratkar of the Agro Vision team has said that the biggest objective of this radio is not only to entertain all the farmers, Rather, all these farmers have to be helped to access various facilities, grants, and schemes from the state and central governments. Due to which it will also help them to raise their standard of living. And also the programs will be broadcast in Marathi for the farmers to understand very easily.
Along with this, Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has also called upon the founders of Agrovision to do their best to spread the radio to the farmers across the state so that they are also benefited.
He has also said to take the help of Sarpanchs and other senior people of all the villages to spread the same. And said that I believe that the programs on this radio app will help the farmers a lot to become self-reliant and stop their suicide. It will also help in the development of villages with the help of various initiatives.