Bhubaneswar: Ganjam district Collector Vijay Amruta Kulange, who on Monday worked with the farmers in paddy land, received appreciations from Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik.
The Chief Minister praised the official for his dedication to serve the people.
Kulange set a benchmark in public service when reached out to the farmers in Bharasa village of Mathura panchayat under Khalikote block to review cultivation work and listen to their problems.
The Collector worked with the farmers in a muddy agriculture field. He gave valuable tips to the farmers about the line method of cultivation.
The top official also encouraged the local farmers to take advantage of various government schemes including KALIA to enhance farm productivity and improve their livelihood.