17th July 2017, Patna
Shri Chhabilendra Roul, Additional Secretary (DARE) & Secretary (ICAR) visited ICAR- Research Complex for Eastern Region, Patna today. In his interaction with scientists and staffs of the institute, he emphasized on validation of the technology develop by the institute. He emphasised on study of socio- cultural limitations for the adaptation of the technologies developed by ICAR. He urged to co-opt the farmers in on-campus research programme and budgeting the research proposal accordingly. Secretary, ICAR briefed about the policy reform and the transparent transfer policy of ICAR. Shri Roul also visited institute farms located at the main campus as well as at Sabazpura and WALMI of ICAR RCER; CPRS, Patna and the ATARI, Zone IV, Patna.
Earlier, Dr B. P. Bhatt, Director, ICAR RCER, Patna briefed about the activities of the Institute and agricultural development potential in the eastern India.
Dr Anjani Kumar, Director, ATARI, Patna, scientists and staffs local ICAR Institutes participated in the meeting .
(Source: ICAR Research Complex for Eastern Region, Patna)