12th December, 2018, Lucknow
The ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow celebrated its 35th Foundation Day on 12th December - 2018. The Bureau celebrated the day by the theme Farm Innovation Day.
Prof. S.P. Singh Baghel, Minister of Animal Husbandry, Minor Irrigation, and Fisheries, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh inaugurated the celebrations on 11th December - 2018.
Prof. U.S. Gautam, Vice Chancellor, Banda University of Agriculture & Technology (BUAT), Banda marked his presence as the Chief Guest of the function.
Dr. Sudhir M. Bobde, Principal Secretary, Dept. of Fisheries; Govt. of Uttar Pradesh Dr. Kuldeep Kumar Lal, Director, ICAR-NBFGR; Dr. S.K. Srivastava, Director, Animal Husbandry, Govt. of Uttar Pradesh and Dr. Anis Ansari, Chairman, CARD were also present during the inaugural ceremony.
The staff members of ICAR-NBFGR were conferred with awards and certificates in Annual Institute Awards for the year - 2017-18 for their best performances in designated categories.
The ceremony also recognized and awarded selected Fish Farmer for contributing and achieving laurels in the field of fish farming.
The students of various schools were also awarded during the occasion for participating earlier in drawing/painting and essay writing competitions organized on “Agricultural Education Day” held on 3rd December - 2018.
(Source: ICAR-National Bureau of Fish Genetic Resources, Lucknow)