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PM launches Credit Guarantee Scheme for farmers

Latest Update: May 15, 2015 | 195 Views

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister (PM) Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Thursday launched Credit Guarantee Scheme for small farmers at a ceremony here.

Speaking on the occasion, PM said the scheme is aimed at ensuring trickle-down effect of progress and prosperity.

The premier added there is a complete road map for agriculture sector in the election manifesto of PML (N), which envisages giving it status of an industry and affording benefits of the modern technology to the small farmers.

The Prime Minister further added that small farmers are currently backward and it is responsibility and priority of the Government to improve their lot.

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