14-16 April, 2017 Port Blair
Annual Zonal Workshop for 89 KVKs of Zone-II consisting the states of Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal and Union Territory of A&N Islands was organized at ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair (April 14-16, 2017).
Dr. A.K. Singh, Vice-Chancellor of BAU, Sabour, Bhagalpur, Bihar, in his inaugural address urged the KVKs to become more active in implementing various schemes and prorammes of Govt. of Bihar and Central Government for the benefit of the farming community of this zone.
Publications viz.Proceedings of National Conference of KVKs 2015, NICRA News Letter, NICRA News -At a Glance, Champion farmers etc. were released during the Session.
In the workshop the activities of KVKs during last one year (2016-17) was evaluated and Action Plan for 2017-18 was suggested.
Dr. S. Dam Roy, Director, ICAR-CIARI, Dr. S.S. Singh, Director, ICAR-ATARI, Kolkata, Directors of Extension Education of SAUs, Scientists of ICAR-ATARI, Kolkata, Faculty of ICAR-CIARI, Port Blair, nearly 100 KVK personnel participated in the workshop.
[Source: ICAR-ATARI Kolkata)