Home Department concludes South Tyrol project assessment

The South Tyrol Project assessment visit to the Southern settlement was successfully concluded on 14th February 2023. The assessment was carried out by Mrs. Dawa Dolma, south Tryol Project officer along with concerned staff Miss Jigme Sodon from 28th January to 14th February 2023 . The assessment was conducted in five southern settlements consisting of Hunsur, Bylakuppe Delar, Lugsam, ORTC, and Mundgod.

Areca nut plantation at a demo farm site in Mundgod settlement
At Mundgod demo farm nursery

The purpose of the visit was to assess and monitor the ongoing agriculture projects which are being implemented in the respective settlements with the financial aid of South Tyrol Bolzano.
After the due assessment of project activities, it was found that many farmers have completed the agricultural activities within the time frame and implemented the project activities successfully. Besides, many farmer-beneficiaries have planted a different variety of cash crops including Bananas, Dragon fruit, Avacado, Coconut, etc, and they also grow chilli and sweet corn on their farm site.

AEO Mrs. Decehen Wangmo along with farmer beneficiary during the visit at the field site.
The ongoing poly-carbonate construction at ORTC in the Bylakupee settlement
During the assessment of the project activities, Mrs. Dawa Dolma observed and monitored at dragon fruit plantation site

Overall, the official tour visit to the southern settlement was successfully concluded after conducting the project assessment for many days in the southern settlements.

Labors are growing chilli and sweet corn on the field site at ORTC in Bylakuppe