7th March 2013, New Delhi
Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary, DARE and Director General, ICAR launched Facebook page of ICAR in presence of Additional Secretary, DARE and Secretary, ICAR; Deputy Directors General and Senior Officials of ICAR.
Facebook page is an attempt to develop a dialogue and share the vast knowledge resources of ICAR on a social media platform with the objective to make agriculture more productive, profitable, stable and competitive, said Dr. Ayyappan in a message for social media users. He hoped that this platform will be a vibrant and dynamic one with feedback and responses from visitors.
(Source: NAIP Mass Media Project, DKMA, ICAR)