14th January, 2016, Baiznath
ICAR-Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research (DCFR), Bhimtal organized ranching programme on 14th January, 2016 at Baiznath, Uttarakhand. Five hundred advanced seeds of mahseer and snow trout were stocked on the occasion of inauguration of artificial lake by State Irrigation Department. The seeds were released by Shri Govind Singh Kunjwal, Speaker of Uttrakhand Government, Shri Yashpal Aarya, Minister of Irrigation, Uttrakhand Government and Dr. A.K Singh, Director DCFR, in presence of Shri C. Das, MLA, Bageshwar constituency, Shri Lalit Farswan , MLA Kapkot Constituency.
The programme was carried out under the AGRI-CRP activities.
(Source: ICAR-Directorate of Coldwater Fisheries Research , Bhimtal)