CM announces Rs 100 billion for development of agri sector

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APP48-19 LAHORE: March 19 – Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif addressing to the opening ceremony of Punjab Agriculture Conference-2016. APP

LAHORE, March 19 (APP): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has announced Rs 100 billion for growth and development of the agriculture sector in the province. He made this announcement while addressing a “Punjab Agriculture Conference 2016” at a local hotel on Saturday. Shehbaz Sharif said education, research and planners were needed for enhancing per acre yield of crops. He added that modern technology and cheap agri inputs were vital to increase yield of crops.