Gujarat’s Agriculture and Animal Husbandry Minister Raghavji Patel reached Rajkot on Thursday. He has made many important announcements by taking stock of the Bird Rescue Tent. On this occasion, he told that earlier, 15 thousand rupees were given to the farmers by the state government to buy mobiles. In which now an increase has been made and now farmers will be given 40 percent assistance on buying mobiles up to Rs 15,000.
In this, farmers will be able to get help of at least 6 thousand rupees. Apart from this, the ministry has issued guidelines for taking common documents to make it easier for farmers to get this assistance for smartphone purchase. Let us tell you that if a farmer goes to get a mobile of 10 thousand rupees, then he gets the assistance of 1 thousand rupees. Whereas on buying a mobile of 20 thousand, maximum assistance of 1500 rupees is available.
Mobile-phone sellers are giving more discount than the assistance being given to farmers on smart phone purchase. Farmers have to apply online for this assistance and give documents like print, approval order, 7-12 admission, GST bill of smart mobile. At the same time, this assistance amount is deposited in the farmer’s account after two months.