Mysuru, April 14:- District in-charge Minister S T Somashekhar has given green signal for the construction of a cold storage unit on 5.38 gunta of land near APMC yard in the city. The director of Karnataka Agricultural Marketing Board has written a letter to APMC secretary to take action on this regard.
Minister Somashekar during his visit to the city on becoming the district in-charge minister had visited APMC yard on Saturday. Farmers had brought the issue of unavailability of cold storage unit to the notice of the minister, following which the government gave nod for the construction work. (KS, NGB)