Based on an extensive selection criteria, Junnar Cluster of Pune District has been selected to start Agrowon Smart Village Project. Villages in this cluster are Kalwadi, Vadgaon (Kandali), Bori Budruk , Pargaon Tarfe Ale (all from Junnar Block) and Takali Haji (Shirur Block), are situated on the banks of River Kukadi and in the command..
Baseline House Hold level Survey was conducted to map socio-economic status of each family of the cluster in the months of January and February, 2017. All the data points related to Social Status of a family, Income level, share of farming and allied activities in total income of family, cropping patterns, crop specific data, other..
Pune District Collector Mr. Saurav Rao visited village Bori Budruk. He expressed that district administration will provide all the government support need for the project to show a sustainable development model for Rural India. These five villages will get all the government schemes support to improve basic infrastructure like road, water, electricity, irrigation. He also..
Smart Village Team is conducting habitation wise farmers meeting regularly to generate awareness about the project. These meeting are targeted for 20 to 50 farmer families. A healthy discussion takes place in the meeting. Farmers discusses various challenges, issues they face in farming or in allied activities like cattle-shed management and milk production, goat farming,..
Pune: Farmers will get the support of modern technology, advice from experts and an opportunity to send their produce to the world market through the Smart Village Project, which will lead to a transformation, said Praveensinh Pardeshi, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday. Pardeshi announced that the government will extend all the..
Connecting boardroom to grassroots is crucial for bringing about a desired change in society and Delivering Change Forum (DCF) aims at connecting the dots and converging efforts for this transformation, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said. Fadnavis was speaking at the inaugural function of the ‘Delivering Change Forum’ (DCF) at Nehru Centre, Mumbai on Tuesday…
Mumbai: “People’s participation is pivotal in Maharashtra’s transformation. Delivering Change Forum (DCF) will make it possible. All stake-holders should cooperate to achieve this,” said Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in Mumbai on Wednesday. He was speaking on the last day of the two-day conference organised jointly by DCF and Sakal Media Group (SMG), in cooperation with..
“Common people are highlighting their demands by launching agitations, which is happening across the globe. We can find lasting solutions to their problems with the help of global institutions. Let us create a great Maharashtra and great India. Let us participate in the projects launched by Sakal Media Group (SMG) and Delivering Change Foundation (DCF)..
Pune district has 1,967 villages including bigger and smaller squatter settlements. There are 15 cities in the district including Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad. Around 40 lakh people reside outside these mega cities. The district has scored high on many counts compared to other districts in the State, but on the flip side, the development of bigger..
PUNE: Abhijit Pawar, Managing Director of Sakal Media Group (SMG), on Thursday, said that from Central Asia to Europe and even in India, unemployment has become a serious predicament. “India’s struggle in the agriculture sector, unemployment and social changes can be addressed with the help of public participation, an involvement of technology, experts and corporates,”..