DIPHU, Sept 27: The Krishak Adhikar Surkshya Samity (KASS) and Nari Adhikar Surakshya Samity (NASS) jointly organised Karbi Anglong Farmer’s meet at Diphu Club here on Thursday.
The retired director of research (Agri) of Assam Agricultural University and OSD, Assam University Women University, Dr. Girindra Nath Hazarika was felicitated in the programme, which attended by farmers from various districts of the state.
The programme was attended by Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) EM Ratan Teron as chief guest.
The farmers who were felicitated are: Hemari Tokbi (Sarihajan) and Khon si-im Rongphar for taking up different agriculture activities.
Earlier, plantation drive was taken out by district agriculture officer (DAO) Ramsing Hanse which was followed by hoisting of the organisation flags by KASS president Dimbeswar Nath and NASS president Sadhya Rani Devi Pal.
The president of Karbi Anglong District committee of KASS Chandra Bey also attended the meeting.