Mulaitheevu District Deputy Provincial Director of Agriculture, P. Atputhachchandran presided over the Harvest Festival of vegetables cultivated under Organic method which was held on Thursday at the village of Kalvilan coming under the Thunukkai Agricultural Instructor division.
186 families were provided with Agricultural incentive assistance. 88 new wells were constructed for them. Agricultural inputs such as seed, equipment necessary for organic cultivation, water sprayers and pumps, Alkatheen pipes, barbed wire, Alpisia sticks, gypsum, Raigode flour for Onion Cultivators.
This encouragements had resulted in a Harvest Festival of vegetables cultivated under Organic method in Kalvilan. Several people including officials and people participated in this event and eagerly purchased vegetables. A discourse on Organic cultivation was given by cultivator Thuvarahan to the gathering at the Festival.