21st February, 2020, Bhubaneswar
Shri Sanjay Kumar Singh, I.A.S., Additional Secretary (DARE) & Secretary (ICAR) visited the ICAR-CIFA, Bhubaneswar today.
The Secretary inaugurated the Digital Outreach Centre in the ATIC facility of the Institute that has been developed through a research project funding support of the National Fisheries Development Board, Hyderabad. The Centre aims at developing the online learning modules in different aspects of freshwater aquaculture.
Shri Singh also visited the ICAR-CIFA farm facilities and different hatchery units, viz., Jayanti Rohu Unit, Carp Culture Unit, Murrel Unit, Ornamental Unit and Feed Mill.
Dr. Bindu R. Pillai, Director, ICAR-CIFA briefed the Secretary about the various initiatives being taken by the Institute.
Shri Singh also interacted with staff of the Institute.
The senior officials and staff members of the Institute were also present during the occasion.
(Source: ICAR-Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, Bhubaneswar)