DDG (Natural Resource Management), ICAR visits KVK, Tura
19th July, 2022, Meghalaya
Dr. Suresh Kumar Chaudhari, Deputy Director General (Natural Resource Management), ICAR along with Smt. Rajeshree Sunil, Deputy Secretary (Natural Resource Management), ICAR was on his visit to the Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Tura, West Garo Hills, Meghalaya here today.
Dr. V.K. Mishra, Director, ICAR-Research Complex for North-Eastern Hill Region, Umiam, Meghalaya and heads of divisions visited the on the 19th July 2022. The KVK was established way back in 1970.
During his visit, the DDG inaugurated the Farmer’s Training Hostel of the KVK and laid the Foundation Stone for the Administrative Building. He urged the farming community for disseminating the knowledge. The DDG also advised the farmers to provide feedback on the improvement and modification on the interventions made by the ICAR.
The dignitaries also distributed the inputs like Knapsack Sprayer, silpaulin sheets, sewing machine, drip irrigation kits, improved seed materials, poultry, poultry birds, medicines, feed, feeders and water pump, etc., to about 105 Farmers during the occasion.
More than 100 farmers of Tura and neighbouring Villages along with the Senior Officials of ICAR Institutes and Krishi Vigyan Kendras attended the programme.
(Source: ICAR-Research Complex for North-Eastern Hill Region, Umiam, Meghalaya)