Govt to enhance financial assistance to farmers: Afzal

Minister of State for Finance Rana Afzal says government has disbursed significant amounts of agricultural credit to farmers as it extends due importance to development of agriculture sector.

He was addressing the first ever workshop on the theme: "Emerging Issues, challenges and Opportunities in Rural Economy of Pakistan in Islamabad on Tuesday.

The Minister of State said that the government is further trying to enhance financial and technical assistance to the farmers' community.

Source: Radio Pakistan