Mandate of Co-ordination (Technical) Section & Award Cell
Mandate of Co-ordination (Technical) Section & Award Cell


  1. Preparation of Monthly Cabinet Summary for Cabinet Secretary.
  2. Grant of financial assistance to Scientific Societies and Academic Institutions for holding of National/International Conference/Seminars etc., and publication of Scientific Journals.
  3. Organizing Director’s Conference
  4. To coordinate the ICAR Regional Committee Meetings. 
  5. Coordination and collaboration with Department of Science and Technology, Department of Biotechnology, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, CSIR, ICMR, Bureau of Indian Standards etc.
  6. To deal with the references received from Prime Minister’s Office, President’s Secretariat, Members of Parliament and VIPs etc.
  7. DARE/ICAR Annual Report and Audited Accounts to be laid down in Parliament.
  8. Parliament Questions of inter-divisional nature.
  9. Nodal point for e-samiksha portal for DARE/ICAR.
  10. National advertisement for ICAR Awards and selection of Awardees. 
  11. Organizing of Award Ceremony.
  12. Revision of guidelines for Awards from time to time. 
  13. Releasing funds for Lal Bahadur Shastri (LBS) and Norman Borlaug Award projects.
  14. To handle and promote the Swachhta Action Plan (SAP): releasing of funds, uploading of approved quarterly report on SAP portal. 
  15. Collecting and compiling the Swachhta Pakhwada Daily reports and uploading on the portal.
  16. To handle the Swachh Bharat Mission: organization of Swachhta Pakhwada/Swachhta Hi Sewa, development & circulation of data-wise Action plan for Swachhta Pakhwada to all ICAR establishments, preparation of daily pakhwada report, uploading the daily approved report on portal, Selection the Swachhta Pakhwada Ranking, etc.,    
  17. To collect, compile and provide the agenda to the Ministry of Home Affairs for Zonal Council Meetings.
  18. Arranging the Review Meetings of ICAR Institutes under the Chairmanship of Hon’ble AM.