2nd August, 2014, Avikanagar
The XII Annual Review Meeting of All India network Programme on Gastrointestinal Parasitism was inaugurated by Prof. K.M.L. Pathak, DDG (Animal Science), ICAR on 2nd August, 2014 at Central Sheep and Wool Research Institute, Avikanagar. While inaugurating the meeting Prof. Pathak remarked that the outcome of the network project needs to be documented for field application. For this purpose the data of the cooperating centres must be processed to develop deliverables for effective management of gastrointestinal parasites in livestock.
Dr. B.P. Mishra, Project Coordinator, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar presented the overview of the project. Dr. Gaya Prasad, ADG (Animal Health), reviewed the progress of all the centres and discussed the future programmes to be undertaken in the project.
Prof. Pathak also addressed the faculty and staff of the institute and released the Institute publications viz. Hindi Patrika Avipunj, a pamphlet titled “Sheep Grazing and Pasture Management in Dry Areas” and ‘Research Paper Data Base- 2004-2014’ which contains more than 500 scientific articles published by the Institute Scientists. On this occasion,
Dr. S.M.K. Naqvi, Director, CSWRI presented the brief summary of the research achievements and development activities of the Institute
PIs / Co-PIs from various ICAR Institutes also participated in the meeting.
(Source: CSWRI, Avikanagar)