Kolkata: The Bengal Government has introduced the ‘Matir Katha – Krishoker Katha’ app for the benefit of the State’s farmers. Through this app, all important farming-related information would be available at the tips of farmers’ fingers, literally. The app is available through Google Play Store.
Information relating to crop problems, natural calamities, government schemes, farmers’ registration with the Department of Agriculture and contact details of block Agriculture Department offices are available in the app. The app also contains the toll-free number where farmers can call and talk to experts, and register their complaints as well. The number is 18001031100.