21st June 2016, Kolkata
Shri Radha Mohan Singh, Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare visited Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Kolkata today.
During interaction with the Scientists, Shri Singh, emphasized on the establishment of additional KVKs in the districts of North 24 Parganas, Malda and Jalpaiguri of West Bengal.
Minister also released compilation (in Hindi) entitled ‘Krish - Purbi Kiran’ on the occasion.
Directors and Heads of local ICAR Institutes , Heads of Regional Stations of the nearby ICAR Institutes and all the Scientists and Staff members of ICAR-ATARI Kolkata were present in the event.
(Source: Agricultural Technology Application Research Institute, Kolkata)