9th September, 2020, Dehradun
The ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil and Water Conservation, Dehradun, Uttarakhand celebrated the “11th Himalayan Day” on the theme “Himalaya and Nature” today.
Dr. R.S. Yadav, Director, ICAR-IISWC, Dehradun, Uttarakhand stressed that the institute strives for the sustainable management of the Himalayas. He emphasized on the awareness of local people about the conservation of the Himalayas.
Dr. Rajesh Bishnoi, Coordinator of the event urged the staff of the HRD&SS Division for using the natural resources responsibly and also conserving them for the next generations.
A total of 200 officials and staff of the Institute including Selakui Research Farm participated in the event.
(Source: ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil & Water Conservation, Dehradun, Uttarakhand)