IMPHAL, October 25: Khurai MLA Dr. Ng. Bijoy today inspected about 400 hector paddy filed in the Khurai Assembly constituency recently destroyed during the flood.
The MLA said that most of the affected paddy was not covered by the National insurance scheme adding he appealed the concerned authority to compensate the lost of the farmers under humanitarian ground as most of the farmers are BPL family.
He assured the farmers to do his level best to ensure that the lost is compensated to some extend. Moreover he revealed that he will approach the agriculture and horticulture department to provide seasonal Rabi crops to make up the lost.
Dr. Ng. Bijoy further appealed the IFCD department to take necessary measures and do the needful thing to mend the areas that have caused the flood.