National Saffron Mission

Take immediate action against encroachments on saffron fields: J&K govt

Taking a serious note of illegal constructions and encroachments on saffron fields, authorities in Jammu and Kashmir have ordered immediate legal action against the violators.

Mar 10, 2016, 18:24 PM IST

J&K govt orders inquiry into implementation of National Saffron Mission

 Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday ordered an inquiry to look into the implementation of Rs 400 crore National Saffron Mission (NSM) on the ground level in the four districts of the state.

Sep 03, 2015, 18:23 PM IST
Rahul slams NDA govt, accuses it of being 'businessmen ki sarkar'

Rahul slams NDA govt, accuses it of being 'businessmen ki sarkar'

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi cornered Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Central Government over the farmer`s issue and alleged that the latter was concerned only about a few `businessmen`.

Aug 27, 2015, 10:33 AM IST

Kashmir saffron output expected to increase by 10 per cent

Kashmiri Saffron, famous for its fine quality around the world, is set to register an increase of 10 per cent in the yield this year due to the National Saffron Mission (NSM) scheme introduced by the Centre.

Nov 28, 2013, 13:58 PM IST

National Saffron Mission in J&K progressing well

Over 900 hectares of land have been rejuvenated as part of the National Mission on Saffron in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, Director Agriculture Farooq Ahmad Lone has said.

Nov 10, 2012, 16:59 PM IST