Delegation of small growers holds meetings with SIDA about irrigation water shortage

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BADIN:
Delegation of small growers Badin held meetings with Muhammad Nawaz Chandio, Chairman SIDA & Secretary Irrigation & shared their grievance about irrigation water shortage in tail end.
According to a detail, Delegation of small growers & farmer Association Badin facilitated by LDHP has conducted meeting with Muhammad Nawaz Chandio at his office & discussed with him about water shortage issues of district Badin. The delegation of farmer Association Nindo & Abdullah Shah Union Councils comprising on Ahmed Ali, Ram Kolhi, Fateh Notkani, Ashfaque Khaskheli & others earlier has also called on a meeting with Secretary irrigation & shared with him issues of small growers & specially stern water shortage in district Badin.
Secretary Irrigation terms a statement of small growers as blame & said that there no any shortage of water in district Badin & spoke rudely. Other hand, farmer’s delegation has also conducted meeting with Muhammad Nawaz Chandio, Chairman SIDA & complained such type attitude of Secretary Irrigation.
Chairman SIDA also said that there no water at tail end of district Badin & irrigation also provided me false figures. Furthermore he said that he himself visit the tail end & will discuss the issues with farmers.
On the occasion, he said that a committee will be conceived consisting on the small growers & SIDA officials, they will visit tail end & Kadhan subdivision & will ensure irrigation water availability at tail end.

IDEAS organizes one day workshop at community level in UC Nindo

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BADIN:
A local NGO, IDEAS has organized one day workshop at village Yar Muhammad Bhurgari. Hundreds of women, men & students participated in the event. While addressing the participants, President of IDEAS, Muhammad Ramzan Qambrani said that awareness event should be organized at village level as more benefits would be gained by local people. He said that IDEAS is working for the upliftment & development of the people & communities at villages’ level. On the occasion villagers of village Yar Muhammad said that it is a good initiative of the local NGO which is giving us more benefit. On the occasion, others stakeholders were also present.