Radios distribution on occasion of makara Sankranti
RADS distributed Radio Sets to farmers and old age people on the occasion of Makara Sankranti 2013
The Rural Agricultural Development Society (RADS) has distributed radio sets for farmers of Talupula Mandal, Kadiri Taluq, Anantapur District in Andhra Pradesh. The farmers received the transistors from Smt. Avula Padmavathamma , ex resco chairman & Bandlapally Suryanarayana Reddy , President rads & ex sarpanch talupula &
Smt. Avula Vijayamma , secy rads & others participated in the function
The radios will be handy for the farmers to access information related to farming activities. The farmers opined that they get very little information from the newspapers about cropping patterns and forecasts of rainfall. They hoped that with these handsets they will get news, entertainment programs and also helpful tips about crops, fertilizers, and rainfall among others.
The event took place in Gangivari Palli village. Mr. Bandlapalli Suryanarayan Reddy, President of RADS, Mrs.Avula Vijayamma, Secretary of RADS and many local people have participated in the Radio-distribution function on the occasion of Sankranthi the farmer harvesting festival.