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Kisan Rail chugs off from Anantapur

  Sep 09, 2020

The first-ever Kisan Rail of South India chugged out of Anantapur railway station on Wednesday, carrying 322 tonnes of fruits and vegetables to Adarsh Nagar in Delhi after it was virtually flagged off by Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy, Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Narendra Singh Tomar and Minister of State for Railways Suresh Chanabasappa Angadi.

The State government had created market intervention fund to rescue farmers during the lockdown, he said and reminded the Union Ministers that it was from Tadipatri in Anantapur district that 45,000 metric tonnes of banana were exported last year by Desai Fruits via JNPT in Mumbai.

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Kisan Rail chugs off from Anantapur

  Sep 09, 2020

The first-ever Kisan Rail of South India chugged out of Anantapur railway station on Wednesday, carrying 322 tonnes of fruits and vegetables to Adarsh Nagar in Delhi after it was…