Agricultural market for Birgunj soon

BIRGUNJ: The foundation stone for the first agricultural market in Parsa district was laid here today amidst a function. Construction of the market that will cost Rs 8,00,000 has begun to promote the commercialisation of agriculture. Financially supported by the District Agricultural Office, Parsa, the organised market is expected to come into operation within a year.

Constituent Assembly members Pradhuna Chauhan and Rameshwor Rauniyar jointly laid the foundation stone. On the occasion, the duo highlighting the importance of public-private partnership for the development of agriculture market infrastructure stressed on the need for commercialising agriculture, exporting quality products and developing market mechanisms.