24th June, 2017,Umaim
The foundation stone of the Administrative Building of ICAR-ATARI, Umiam was laid by Dr. A.K.Singh, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension) today in presence of Dr. M. Premjit Singh, Vice Chancellor, Central Agricultural University, Imphal and Dr. S. V. Ngachan, Director, ICAR RC for NEH Region, Umiam.. Earlier in the day, Dr. Bidyut C. Deka, Director, ICAR-ATARI, Umiam welcomed all the dignitaries to the auspicious occasion.
The occasion was also graced by Dr. A. K. Mishra, ICAR-ATARI, Jabalpur, Dr. A. K. Tripathi, Director ICAR-ATARI Guwahati, Dr. A. K. Pattanaik, Director, VPKS, Almora, Dr. Atul Jain, Secretary, Deendayal Research institute, New Delhi along with other faculties, Joint Directors of ICAR Complex, Nagaland, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh Centre. The inaugural programme was also witnessed by Scientists of ICAR RC for NEH Region, faculty members of CPGS, Barapani and Sr. Scientists and Heads of KVKs from Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura.
Various officials from Central Public Works Department, Shillong also attended the programme along with media persons.
(Source: ICAR-ATARI, Umiam)