22nd August 2016, Hisar
Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra , Secretary (DARE) and Director General (ICAR) inaugurated and dedicated building of National Centre for Veterinary Type Cultures, National Research Centre on Equines, Hisar, Haryana. Dr Mohapatra was accompanied with Dr H. Rahman, Deputy Director General (Animal Science). Dr. B.N.Tripathi, Director, NRCE briefed the recent research activities of the Centre. He visited the laboratories and appreciated the hard work being done by the Scientists in culture collection and expanding the culture collection in the repository. He urged the Scientists to characterize the isolates and decipher the novelty among the collected isolates. He further visited various laboratories of National Research Centre on Equines and interacted in depth on the research being carried out by the Scientists. Addressing a joint session of Scientists and staff OF NRCE and CIRB, he emphasized on doing cutting edge research and publish the same in journals of high international impact factor. He also released updated equine influenza vaccine developed by the scientists OF NRCE.
(Source: ICAR- National Research Centre on Equines, Hisar)