17th September, 2021, Kolkata
The ICAR-National Institute of Natural Fibre Engineering and Technology, Kolkata organized the “Poshan Maah and Tree Plantation Campaign” today.
In his address, the Chief Guest, Dr. Nimai Chandra Pan, Former Director, ICAR-NINFET, Kolkata stressed on the healthy food and its nutritional importance for every class of people in the society. He also briefed about the awareness programme initiated by the Central and State Government.
In his address, Dr. D.B. Shakyawar, Director, ICAR-NINFET, Kolkata highlighted the importance of nutrition, especially, in children and women to build a “Samriddh and Swasth Bharat”. He also outlined the ICAR’s role in creating overwhelming awareness among the society.
A total of 75 participants including Heads of Divisions, Scientists, Senior Officials, Staff Members and Farmers participated in the programme.
The programme was organized as a part of the “Bharat Ka Amrut Mahotsav” to commemorate 75 Years of India’s Independence.
(Source: ICAR-National Institute of Natural Fibre Engineering and Technology, Kolkata)