PUNJAB CM ORDERS SPECIAL GIRDAWARI TO ASSESS CROP LOSS DUE TO RAIN & STORM

Chandigarh, April 17

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has ordered a special girdawari for the assessment of crop loss resulting from the untimely recent rainfall and storm in the state.

Expressing concern over the losses, the Chief Minister ordered urgent steps to ascertain the extent of the damage to crops so that due compensation could be awarded to the affected farmers at the earlier.

In his directive to the concern departments and officials, the Chief Minister asked them to commence, without delay, the process of conducting the special girdawari for damage assessment due to the weather disruptions.

According to an official spokesperson, the Chief Minister has directed that the assessment be undertaken and completed on priority.

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