Sucess Story of Shri Lalit Rongpi
Shri. Lalit. Rongpi and his wife Smt. Antimaris Lyngdoh , made a significant success among the farmers in Ri-Bhoi District. in vegetable and fruit cultivation. This noble feat achieved by this couple comes with the assistance of HMNEH Scheme through the District Horticulture Office, Nongpoh in Ri-Bhoi District . During the year 2011 the duo received assistance from HMNEH for commercial vegetable cultivation for vegetables viz. cucumber, cabbage, dwarf beans, carrot, pepper, etc; which fetched them an additional income of ` 1,25,000/-.
He also grows pineapples, cherry tomatoes in his own land, which generated a good income every year to sustain his family and uplift his living.