HAMREN, Aug 11: With the objective of encouraging farmers adopting profitable farming, the Karbi Students’ Association (Inglongpho) Jengkha unit distributed areca nut saplings to Chaiphura villagers here on Sunday.
The distribution programme which was chaired by Jengkha unit president Bilton Ronghang was attended by GB Mon Phura, Hamren Regional Committee president Probin Timung among others. The saplings were distributed to 20 families.
Later in the day, a meeting was also held during which the Chaiphura KSA unit was formed. Welson Phura was appointed as president while, Ramson Phura and Joysing Phura were appointed as vice president and general secretary respectively.