Upendra Yadav says modernization of agriculture important for robust economy

madheshi janadhikar forum Nepal chairman Upendra yadav

BIRATNAGAR: Madhesi Janadhikar Forum Nepal Chairman Upendra Yadav has said that the nation cannot experience economic development until the agriculture sector was modernized.

At a program here on Sunday, Yadav said chemical fertilizers, improved seeds and irrigation facility were essential to modernize agriculture.

Similarly, he said the modernization of agriculture could boost national production thereby promoting export and reducing trade loss.

Chairman Yadav also pointed out the need for a clear policy to cope up with the growing food crisis at a time when many arable lands were being used to develop concrete jungle.