Pradhan helps farmers
THOUBAL, Jul 8 : With the help of Top Chingtha GP Pradhan, the RLI (River Lift Irrigation) pump which was rendered useless has been fixed, said farmers of Yairipok Top Chingtha expressing happiness today.
The RLI pump of the Minor Irrigation Department at Top Chingtha Mathak Leikai developed problem recently causing concern to the farmers. However, Top Chingtha GP Pradhan Yumnam Tomba provided the required money and repaired the pump, said farmers expressing gratitude.
It may be mentioned that with little monsoon rain, farmers in the State are facing water scarcity. Majority of the farmers are depending on the RLI schemes for adequate water supply.