Make Difference in People Lives, urged DG, ICAR

29th January, 2015, Kolkata

Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary, DARE and DG, ICAR today visited Zonal Project Directorate, Zone-II, Kolkata and interacted with scientists and staff of the Directorate. He urged scientists to conceive projects on real time monitoring of KVKs; online reporting systems; stringent evaluation etc. Making difference in people’s lives should be the yardstick for successful extension work, he added.

Make Difference in People Lives, urged DG, ICARMake Difference in People Lives, urged DG, ICAR

Dr A. K. Singh, Zonal Project Director, made a brief presentation on salient achievements of the Directorate. The Directorate monitors 83 KVKs spread across West Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. For the first time, a Management Information System (MIS) for KVKs has been developed that enables quick retrieval of information for better monitoring.

 (Source: ZPD, Zone-II, Kolkata)