State govt hopes he can motivate farmers to adopt new practices
The Karnataka government has appointed ‘Challenging Star’ Darshan as Ambassador of the Agriculture Department.
Darshan’s ‘brief’ will be to promote programmes for the benefit of the farmers and ‘inspire’ farmers to take up new farming practices.
ಚಾಲೆಂಜಿಂಗ್ ಸ್ಟಾರ್ ಈಗ ಕೃಷಿ ಇಲಾಖೆಯ ರಾಯಭಾರಿhttps://t.co/djEgDHoiS0#ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು #Bangalore #Bengaluru #Karnataka #Sandalwood #Actor #ChallengingStar #Darshan #AgricultureDepartment #Ambassador .@bcpatilkourava .@dasadarshan— Thebengalurulive/ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ಲೈವ್ (@bengalurulive_) February 15, 2021
Making the announcement on Monday, Agriculture Minister BC Patil said Darshan had accepted the ‘Ambassador’ post without expecting any remuneration.