Hisar, 22 August 2016.
Dr Trilochan Mohapatra (Secretary, DARE and DG, ICAR) inaugurated the SAARC training for animal scientists at the Central Institute for Research on Buffaloes. Dr Mohapatra focused on the historic ties of India with the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries and willingness of the Government of India and ICAR for betterment of livelihood through improved agriculture in the region. There were deliberations on Scientific Dairy Livestock Feeding, Breeding, Reproduction, Disease Resistance and Management form the 17 participants in this training programme from five SAARC countries - Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Nepal and India.
(Source: ICAR- Central Institute for Research on Buffaloes, Hisar )