National Food Policy to address hunger, poverty issues: Bosan
ISLAMABAD: Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan has said the National Food Policy will address all issues regarding hunger and poverty and make the agriculture sector more productive and resilient.
Addressing a news conference in Islamabad today, he said the focus of the policy will remain on seed, fertilizers and agricultural machinery.
He said the crops of wheat, sugar and rice are being produced at record level and similarly, onion and several other important crops are available and in a surplus quantity and we are also exporting these crops.
He said the government also launched first ever water policy to address the issues of water shortage in the country.