Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, January 6
Haryana CM Manohar Lal Khattar stated the state had grow to be a pacesetter within the nation as regard to the set up of photo voltaic water pumps for selling micro-irrigation below the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Urja Suraksha Utthaan Mahabhiyan(PM-KUSUM).
The Chief Minister at this time supplied photo voltaic pumps to farmers throughout a digital inauguration programme held by way of video-conferencing from Chandigarh. The federal government is giving 75 per cent subsidy on these pumps. On this event, individuals who have finished exceptional work within the discipline of photo voltaic vitality have been additionally honoured.
The CM additionally launched a booklet of the Photo voltaic Water Pumping Programme and a utility booklet for the farmers. He directed the tubewells of lower than 50 horsepower which have been operating on electrical energy and getting used for agriculture functions needs to be shifted to photo voltaic vitality within the state. Energy Minister Ranjit Singh was additionally current on the event. Deputy Commissioners and officers of the New and Renewable Power Division additionally joined the assembly on-line from their respective districts.