Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today met Binapani Rout, a woman farmer today at the Agri Vikash-2018 conclave here.

A woman farmer from Angul District, she is an inspiration for every farmer of Odisha our country for adopting modern techniques of farming. She supports her family after her husband became physically challenged in an accident,” said Pradhan.

Binapani has transformed lives of many women farmers in Angul district through her Multipurpose Cooperative Society. She had also interacted and shared her experiences with Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his interaction with farmers across the country.