A meeting to discuss the legalisation of bagar hukum cultivation in Varuna constituency, was held recently.
President of the Bagar Hukum Cultivation Legalisation Committee, S Hosakote Kumar said in response to applications from the farmers regarding legalisation of bagar hokum, order letters have been issued to them as per the directions of Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.
“Farmers of Maradihundi village and farmers who are experienced in bagar hukum cultivation in survey number 144 of Tumnerale village had sent applications (Form 53). After examining these applications, we will proceed further,” Kumar said.
Tahsildar had enquired about the process of legalising the bagar hukum in the villages and 35 applicants were told to prepare the draft and submit it.
Members of the committee, Kenchegowda, Salundi Mahadevu, Bidaragudu Sundaramma, Basavanna, tahsildar Dayananda, assistant tahsildar Basavaraja Chigari and villagers were present.