Stretching its professional assistance to the Government of Punjab in the latter’s ‘Power of Kissan by means of Electronic digital & Economical Addition’ motivation, Telenor Pakistan and Department of Agriculture – Punjab have released the Connected Agriculture Platform for Punjab (CAPP).
DEPARTMENT OF PITB AND TELENOR COMPANY:
The Department of Agriculture in cooperation with Telenor company and PITB (Punjab Information Technology Board) has designed properly created mobile applications expert services, paying attention to its exclusive focus on viewers which will even enable farm owners to implement for agri loans by way of the PITB-led application that would remove patwari and bank agent culture.
Mr. shahid Mustafa Said:
“We’re extremely pleased to work together with the Government of Punjab and Telenor Pakistan to start the Connected Agriculture Platform for Punjab (CAPP),” said Mr. Shahid Mustafa, President & Chief executive officer, Telenor Microfinance Bank.
Considering that a greater part of the farm owners also need education and learning on the use of the procedure, all over 500 on-ground coaching sessions is going to be conducted in 72 facilitation facilities to teach 25,000 farm owners throughout 144 Tehsils of Punjab.
It is relevant to observe that Pakistan’s main organic resources have already been cultivable area and water highlighted by 34% of the area under farming and with approximately 43% of the work force (64% of households) applied in the farming sector accounting for 21% of Gross domestic product. Punjab, being the most populated province, leads to approximately 70% of Pakistan’s farming produce where around 60% of the farmers keep less than 5 acres of area.
Power Of Mobile Phones ( kissan mobile app ):
In nowadays globe, cell phone is the power behind every growing advancement modifying way of life. Maintaining the above mentioned farmers’ difficulties in thoughts, mobile technological innovation offers tremendous prospective to create a large variation.