Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanth has asked the farmers to not to burn the paddy stubble and sugarcane leaves in the fields after harvest as it leads to environmental degradation.
He was speaking on the side-line of launching a web portal www.caneup.in and e-Ganna mobile app.
“The burring of the material also affected soil fertility. Once we start producing ethanol, we will reduce the burden of importing oil, and this will increase the prosperity of farmers,” he said.
“The app and the web will help in bringing transparency in the sector and keep a check on the black marketing,” he said.
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