KULGAM: Minister for Horticulture, Syed Basharat Bukhari Monday visited Kulgam district to assess the damages caused to horticulture crop due to recent hailstorm in the area.
Member Parliament, Nazir Ahmad Laway, Legislator Abdul Majeed Padder, Director Horticulture and other officers of the Horticulture Department accompanied the Minister.
During the visit, Bukhari visited Brazloo, Kulgam where he interacted with the orchardists who apprised him about the damages to horticulture crop. The Minister also visited DH Pora and Mirhama Plantation Farm of the Horticulture Department.
The Minister said he will apprise the Chief Minister about the damages to the horticulture sector in the district so that adequate compensation can be provided to the affected orchardists.
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