Kisan Rath Mobile App launched to facilitate transportation of food grains and perishables during lockdown
@nstomarAgriculture Ministry has launched Kisan Rath Mobile App to facilitate transportation of food grains and perishables during lockdown. This mobile application is developed by the National Informatics Centre to ensure farmers and traders are able to find transport for Agriculture and Horticulture produce.
Speaking on the occasion, Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said Kisan Rath’ App will greatly facilitate farmers, FPOs and Cooperatives in the country to have the choice to find a suitable transport facility to transfer their agriculture produce from farm gate to markets.
The Agriculture Ministry has announced the launch of a new mobile application for the farmers. The all-new Kisan Rath app is available for all Android users via the Google Play Store. The application will basically connect farmers and traders to a network of more than 5 lakh trucks and 20,000 tractors.
Developed by the National Informatics Centre, the app will help all the farmers and traders who are in need of vehicles to move the produced goods. There are multiple types of transports available. With the primary transport, the goods can be moved from the farm to the mandis, local warehouses or the collection centres of farmer producer organisations.