The harvest festival of seed Red onion was held day before yesterday in Akkarayan.
In this even presided by the Akkarayan Agricultural Instructor, The Deputy Director of Agriculture of Kilinochchi District, S.Atputhachandran participated as the Chief guest.
Farmer S.Saundrarajan had undertaken cultivation of Seed Red Onionat Akkarayan. The harvest this cultivation was held in this event.
Said farmer has been honoured by the Department of Agriculture for undertaking cultivation of Seed Onion amidst prevailing difficulties and the prolonging drought. Akkarayan Grama Officer, P.Sabaratnam and large number of farmers of the area participated in the event.