Hyderabad, Sept.8 (Hydnow): Finance Minister T Harish Rao along with Animal Husbandary Minister Talasani Srinivas Yadav today stated that the government plans to provide more benefits to fishermen community in future. Soon the Government will buy the fish by the state Federation from the fishermen directly and help avoid middleman.
Speaking on the occasion, the Finance Minister said that the federation will get the fish produce from the fishermen. Harish Rao further said that the government is determined to help the fishermen get more benefits. He appealed that the fishermen should avoid selling the fish at cheap prices and get losses. Do not sell your fish products at low price as that will cause you a loss, he said adding that the government will take action in this regard. We will press in the federation a d high officials concerned he said.
The Finance Minister said that the state fish federation and other officials will coordinate for the purpose. Harish Rao said that Srinivas Yadav is showing mire interest in benefiting the fishermen.
So the plan is to press in the fisheries federation to buy your products, Rao added. The officials were directed to take action and make necessary arrangements in this regard, the Minister said.
Fisheries Minister Srinivas Yadav said that the KCR Government is for development of the fishermen with more support. The CM he said is giving more funds towards fishermen welfare, the Minister said. With Corona norms in place we have dropped fish and prawns at multiple places to benefit the fishermen, he claimed.
Harish Rao dropped the fish and prawn at Ranganayak Sagar in Chandalapur and Komatibanda lake, he said.(Hydnow)