24th November 2017, Bengaluru
The ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bengaluru, celebrated its 23th Foundation Day today.
Padma Bhushan Dr M Mahadevappa, former VC, UAS, Dharwad and former Chairman, ASRB was the Chief Guest of the event. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Guest lauded the contributions of the Institute. Noting the highly significant contributions of the Institute in the field of Animal nutrition, Animal physiology and related areas, he encouraged the scientists to establish closer connection between the scientific outcome and its potential beneficiaries.
Dr H Rahman, Regional Representative for South Asia, ILRI and Former DDG (AS), ICAR was the Guest of Honor. He mentioned the significant contributions of ICAR-NIANP as a unique and outstanding research Institute in the area of animal science of this country. He emphasisied that more international research collaborations are required for this Institute to increase its visibility beyond the national boundary
Dr Raghavendra Bhatta, Director of the Institute highlighted various ongoing activities and recent developments of the Institute.
Publication entitled “NIANP at a Glance” and DVD of the short documentary film “A Glimpse of ICAR-NIANP” were also released on this occasion.
(Source: ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bengaluru)