Vision Kisan Club initiated by a group of 15 farmers was inaugurated at Kashiram village by NABARD OIC/general manager, K. C. Panda on Friday. Delivering the inaugural speech, Panda encouraged farmers to take up basic socio-development activities and promote education in rural areas.
He stated that NABARD would support farmers groups once they took up basic development work. Panda urged upon the club members to engage in activities like health camps, bee-keeping, tailoring etc and use proper technology which would enhance their income.
Nagaland Rural Bank chairman, I. Sashi Pongen also exhorted the gathering while Kashiram Village Council chairman, S. Meren delivered welcome address. The inauguration was followed by a Base Level Training programme led by NABARD manager, Bendang. The programme concluded with a vote of thanks read out by Vision Kisan Club chief coordinator, Asangla Jishing.