Agriculture Day at NRRI

Published: 20th November 2016 01:53 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th November 2016 03:54 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

CUTTACK: The National Rice Research Institute (NRRI), Cuttack on Friday observed 5th Agriculture Education Day on its premises.

Secretary of Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE) and Director General of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New Delhi Dr Trilochan Mohapatra inaugurated an agricultural science exhibition showcasing the projects on 'Sustainable Agriculture Technology for Accelerating Farm Production' developed by school students.

Besides, a debate completion was organised on 'Prime Minister's call for Doubling Farmers Income by 2022: A Dream or Reality' among the students. Former Secretary of ICAR Prof VL Chopra, co-chairman of the programme Dr BN Sarangi, senior scientist Dr Lipi Das and Director of NRRI, Cuttack Dr H Pathak were present.

Stay up to date on all the latest Odisha news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp