Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Inaugurates ‘Swachhta Hi Seva’ Campaign at Mandapam Regional Centre

17th September 2017, Mandapam

Smt. Krishna Raj, Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare inaugurated the ‘Swachhta Hi Seva’ campaign at the Mandapam Regional Centre of      ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi today. The Minister actively involved in the cleanliness drive in the premises of the institute along with the staff member of the Regional Centr after taking the Swachhta Shapath.

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The Swachhta Hi Seva campaign of the Mandapam Centre of ICAR-CMFRI includes cleaning the nearby tourist places, public places and forming a human chain to create awareness among the public about the campaign.  

The Minister also visited the hatcheries and Recirculating Aquaculture System (RAS) at the Centre. Smt. Krishna Raj also attended a fishermen interaction meet, organised by the Tamil Nadu State Fisheries Department at the ICAR-CMFRI on the day.

(Source: ICAR-Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi)