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Kisan Jeep offers link between farmers and market

The Hindu | 20/06/2021 09:13 PM | Click to read full article

Kisan Jeep, an important link between the farmers in Athumbumkulam - a forest-fringe division and the market is a free service launched in view of the the lockdown, it transports farmers’ produce to the buyers.

Run by Mr. Plavilayail, an elected representative of the Konni Block Panchayat, with the support of a social media collective called Nattuchantha. The service operates on a pre-booking basis and covers a handful of villages ranging from Manneera to Kokkathidu.