15th May 2013, Nimpith
Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary, DARE and Director General, Indian Council of Agricultural Research visited KVK, Nimpith, Sri Ramkrishna Ashram on 15th May, 2013. Dr. Ayyappan visited KVK source centre, Fish Farming Demonstration Unit, Ornamental Fish and Catfish Breeding Unit and Bio-control lab of the KVK. He addressed and interacted with trainees on animal husbandry and KVK staff. At KVK Source Centre, he was particularly impressed with the models depicting Land Shaping Technology, before & after NICRA and the display of the Indian Tricolor depicting the use of diets of these three colors & their use in human health.
Dr. Ayyappan also released a small book of the KVK titled “Agricultural Contingency Plan for the District of South 24-Parganas” and a NAIP pamphlet on Land Shaping. He also inaugurated the newly constructed Operation Theatre of the Animal Surgical Ward at KVK.
The Chairman of the KVK, Assistant Director General (Fisheries), ICAR and Zonal Project Director, Zone-II were also present on the occasion.
(Source: ZPD, Zone-II, Kolkata)