This would help farmers to come out of the clutches of middlemen, Banerjee told reporters after the proposal was passed unanimously in the state cabinet.
The state cabinet also took a decision to set up ‘Brand Bengal Marketing Corporation’ to promote marketing of different products by various enterprises under MSME sector.
"With the launch of this corporation, marketing of all the companies under MSME sector will be brought under one roof for a better market linkage and return worldwide benefitting the artisans and workers in the sector," Banerjee said.
The state cabinet also cleared allocation of Rs 492 crore for ‘Kanyashee project’ to be launched on October 1 this year to benefit the girl child, she said.
The Ramakrishna Mission has also been sanctioned a plot of five acres of land at New Town Rajarhat against payment of a token Rs 1 to set up a Centre for Human Excellence as existed in Chicago, USA, the Chief Minister said.
A tele-studio would also come up under Tele Academy at Baruipur near here to encourage young talents, Banerjee said.


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