E-Gopala app will free farmers from middlemen, says Modi
   Date :11-Sep-2020

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi launches PMMSY and a series of development projects for Bihar’s growth, via video conferencing
in New Delhi. (PTI)
 
 
NEW DELHI,
 
PRIME Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, at the launch of the e-Gopala app for livestock owners in Bihar, said that the app will give farmers the freedom from middlemen and provide all information related to productivity, health and diet for the cattle. “Along with the good breed of animals, the correct scientific information about their care is equally important. For this, technology has been continuously used for the past years. In this direction, the ‘e-Gopala’ app has been started today,” he said.
 
“The e-Gopala app will be a digital medium that helps livestock owners. It will be easy to choose advanced livestock. They will get freedom from middlemen. This app will give all information related to productivity, health and diet for the cattle,” he added.
 
The Prime Minister further said that so far about six thousand crore rupees have been deposited in the bank accounts of farmers of Bihar. PM to address conclave on school education under NEP-2020 today: PRIME Minister Narendra Modi will address a conclave on “School Education in 21st Century” under the National Education Policy-2020 (NEP-2020) on Friday through video-conference.
 
‘Don’t take coronavirus lightly’
 
NEW DELHI,
 
Sept 10 (PTI)
 
PRIME Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday urged people not to take coronavirus lightly and follow the rule of wearing face masks and maintaining social distancing till scientists develop a vaccine. “I have certain expectations from you. That is to follow the rule of wearing a mask and Do Gaj ki Doori (a distance of two yards). “Be safe and remain healthy. Take care of senior citizens in the family. These things are important. Do not take coronavirus lightly,” Modi said. Modi also said, till scientists develop a vaccine for COVID-19, “this social vaccine is the best way to save ourselves from coronavirus. This is the only solution.”