Helpline 16123 provides agri info to farmers

15 June, 2019 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: Farmers can avail any agriculture-related information after making a call at helpline number 16123 as currently it has been delivering information about agriculture, livestock and fisheries through mobile operators free of cost, reports BSS.

The information was revealed in a daylong training workshop on modern agriculture technology organised by Rajshahi Regional Office of Agriculture Information Services (AIS) for the print and electronic media journalists at local centre conference hall of Bangladesh Betar here on Friday.

Deputy Director of Department of Agriculture Extension (DAE) Shamsul Haque and its Regional Deputy Director Joynal Abedeen addressed the training sessions as resource persons with Regional AIS Officer Abdullah Hil Kafi in the chair.