19th May 2016, Bengaluru
Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) and Director General (ICAR) laid the Foundation Stone of Laboratory Animal House at ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bengaluru here today. While addressing the staff of the Institute, he exhorted the scientific community to give their best to the organization and carry out the research activities in all earnestness for the welfare of the farmers and livestock owners. He emphasized that the young scientists with explorative minds are the future of this country and are the crucial force to guide the system. He urged the scientists to work for the welfare of the farmers and for developing novel leads and scientific solutions.
Dr Mohapatra was accompanied by Dr. H. Rahman, Deputy Director General (Animal Science). He appreciated recent achivements of ICAR-NIANP.
Dr. Raghavendra Bhatta, Director, ICAR-NIANP briefed about the recent research activities of the Institute.
Later, the dignitaries visited different laboratories and planted saplings to mark the occasion.
(Source: ICAR-National Institute of Animal Nutrition and Physiology, Bengaluru)