Many schemes are being run by the government for the benefit of farmers. Besides, the government is also working to increase the participation of women in the agriculture sector. The ongoing campaign to make women self-reliant through self-help groups will get more strength from Drone Didi. This will provide additional sources of income. With this, farmers will be able to get modern technology like drones at a very low cost. With the help of which time, medicine and fertilizer will be saved.
Mahila Kisan Drone Center was inaugurated by the Prime Minister. Under the Drone Didi scheme, 15 thousand drones will be distributed to women with a total expenditure of Rs 1261 crore. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the government will follow the principles of natural justice-social justice to identify the needs of the people and give them their rights. Due to this approach, new aspirations have arisen and the feeling of neglect among crores of citizens has ended.
Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said that 15 thousand drones will be provided to women. Through these Drone Didi, women will be empowered, they will become self-reliant, their livelihood will improve through employment generation. Along with this, increasing use of drones in farming will also improve farming.