MULTAN, (APP)::The Punjab government has started subsidy on DAP fertilizer to facilitate 5.2 million farmers of the province under Khadam-e-Punjab Kisan Package. According to a handout issued by spokesman of Agriculture department here on Saturday, the Punjab government has started giving Rs 150 subsidy on each bag of DAP fertilizer. He said that the initiative has been taken to facilitate farmers to decrease their production expenses.
The farmers can get the subsidy through voucher in each bag of the fertilizer. He said the Punjab government is utilizing all possible resources to provide maximum relief to the farmers.He said that farmers were advised to get them registered through call on 0800-29000 or 0800-15000 to avail the facility, and send scratch card number with national identity card number on 8070 through SMS, after that they will receive a message from the department and they will get cash from any easy paisa shop by showing them the message.