Chandel, 17/10/2022: Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Chandel along with 118 farmers and 42 FPO members attended the virtual PM Kisan Samman Sammelan, 2022 at KVK conference Hall. Shri SK Angsel, President BJP Chandel District, Manipur and Dr. A. Ameeta Devi, Head i/c ICAR – KVK Chandel were the presidium members. Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the said event at Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi. The event brought together more than 13,500 farmers from across the country and around 1500 Agri Startups. In the auspicious event, Prime Minister inaugurated 600 Pradan Mantri Kisan Samruddhi Kendras(PMKSK) under the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers; launched Bhartiya Jan Urvarak Pariyojana – One Nation One Fertilizer. Under the scheme, Prime Minister launched Bharat Urea Bags, which will help companies market fertilizers under the single brand name “Bharat”. Prime Minister also released the 12th instalment amount of Rs.16,000 crores under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) through Direct Benefit Transfer.