NABARD Launches Rs 1,918 crore Area Development Plan for Punjab

The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) announced area development plans worth Rs 1,918 crore for Punjab to supplement farmers’ income.

Under this plan, the activities like dairy, vegetable cultivation, bee keeping, mushroom growing will be promoted in order to provide income to farmers at the sustainable basis.

Static/Current Takeaways Important for Syndicate Bank PO 2018 Exam-
  • NABARD came into existence on 12 July 1982.
  • Chairman of NABARD- Harsh Kumar Bhanwala, Headquarters in- Mumbai.
Source- Business Standard