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Best Wadi Farmer and Implementing Agency Award

Felicitation Of Mittra And Project Participants By Nabard

Best Wadi Farmer Award :

Sri Laxman Sonya Ghatal, a farmer in Bhati Pada village of Jawhar taluka of Palghar district was awarded ‘Best Wadi Farmer Award’ by Sri Harshavardhan Patil, Honorable Minister of Cooperation and Parliamentary Affairs, Government of Maharashtra.

The award was for best Wadi in the Wadi Project implemented by MITTRA under Tribal Development Fund Project supported by NABARD. The Award was given in the presence of Sri U.S. Saha, Chief General Manager,NABARD; Dr. Sudhir Kumar Goyal, Additional Chief Secretary, Agriculture and Marketing, GoM; Sri Sushil Muhnot, Chairman and Managing Director, Bank of Maharashtra and Sri P.M.Ghole, General Manager, NABARD.

The event was organized to celebrate 32nd Foundation Day of NABARD on 18.7.2014 at Pune.

Felicitation Of Mittra And Project Participants By Nabard

Best Wadi Implementing Agency Award :

‘Best Wadi Implementing Agency Award’ was accorded to MITTRA for successful implementation of TDF projects in Maharashtra. Sri Pradip S. Khose received the same on behalf of MITTRA.

The award was presented in a glittering ceremony organized to celebrate 32nd Foundation Day of NABARD on 18.7.2014 at Pune.

The award was presented by Sri Harshavardhan Patil, Honorable minister of Cooperation and Parliamentary Affairs, Government of Maharashtra in the presence of Sri U.S. Saha, Chief General Manager, NABARD; Dr. Sudhir Kumar Goyal, Additional Chief Secretary, Agriculture and Marketing, GoM; Sri Sushil Muhnot, Chairman and Managing Director, Bank of Maharashtra and Sri P.M.Ghole, General Manager, NABARD.

Wadi - Tree Based Farming System (agro-horti-forestry) and Improved Agriculture

Progress of the Wadi programme is given below.
Particulars Wadis Districts Talukas Villages Families
Number Areas
2015-16 465 465 1 2 16 465
Since Inception 96999 96999 19 106 3312 96999


Region wise performance 2016:
Regions Districts Wadi
Kokan 2 16319
Western 2 3006
Vidarbha 10 35252
Marathwada 1 2969
North Maharashtra 4 39453
19 96999