“Study Visit of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Food Processing at ICAR-Research Complex for NEH Region, Sikkim Centre” organized

21st May, 2022, Tadong

A Team of Members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee (PSC) on Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Food Processing was at the ICAR-Research Complex for North-Eastern Hill Region, Sikkim Centre, Tadong, Gangtok, Sikkim on a Study Visit here today.

 

“Study Visit of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Food Processing at ICAR-Research Complex for NEH Region, Sikkim Centre” organized  “Study Visit of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Food Processing at ICAR-Research Complex for NEH Region, Sikkim Centre” organized

Shri P.C. Gaddigoudar, Chairperson, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) distributed the Vanaraja Chicks to the tribal resource poor farmers during the occasion.

“Study Visit of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Food Processing at ICAR-Research Complex for NEH Region, Sikkim Centre” organized

Shri Ram Nath Thakur, Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha); Shri Devji Mansingram Patel, MP (Lok Sabha); Shri Afzal Ansari, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha); Shri Devendra S. Bhole, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha); Smt. Ramilaben B. Bara, Member of Parliament (Rajya Sabha); Smt. Shardaben A. Patel, Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha); Shri Shiv Kumar, Secretary to Delegation, PSC; Shri Prem Ranjan, Deputy Secretary, PSC; Shri V. Srinivasan, Senior Private Secretary to Chairperson, PSC; Shri. Nagendra Singh, Executive Officer, PSC; Smt. Divya Rai, Reporting Officer, PSC and Shri Rajeev Kumar Sharma, SO (Parliament), ICAR, etc., represented the Parliamentary Standing Committee.

Earlier, Dr. S. Bhaskar, ADG (Agronomy, Agroforestry & Climate Change), ICAR and Dr. Ramgopal Laha, Joint Director, ICAR-Research Complex for North-Eastern Hill Region, Sikkim Centre, Tadong welcomed the dignitaries.

Dr. Laha highlighted the Centre’s achievements during the last five Years. The various technologies developed by the ICAR-Research Complex for NEH Region, Sikkim Centre like increased cropping intensity, hand pollination of Kiwi Fruits, plastic shelter-tunnel technology, integrated organic nutrient management, green manuring, Jalkund, integrated organic farming system and package of practice of organic production of large Cardamom, etc., underlined by him.

(Source: ICAR-Research Complex for North-Eastern Hill Region, Sikkim Centre, Tadong, Gangtok, Sikkim)