Live telecast of Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi interacted with the farmers
Hon'ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi interacted with the farmers across the country on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at 9.30 AM and the same was telecasted live by Doordarshan and DD Kisan. The Transfer of Technology Division of ICAR-CIPHET, Ludhiana facilitated a show by arranging big screen TV in the Dining Hall of the institute Guest House. The programme was viewed by about 150 numbers of students, scientists, staff and contractual workers in ICAR-CIPHET, Ludhiana. In the programme, the PM was appraised of the successes of progressive farmers and their achievements and he also informed about various initiatives taken by the Govt. through KVKs for doubling farmers' income. He interacted with farmers from Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Odisha, West Bengal and Sikkim. He also informed that this programme will further continue at the same time on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 also. Dr. R.K. Gupta, Director, ICAR-CIPHET, Dr. K. Narsaiah, Principal Scientist & National Fellow, Dr. A.U. Muzaddadi, Principal Scientist, Shri Rajkumar, Senior Administrative Officer, and Shri TS Bhatti, Finance and Accounts Officer of the institute were present in the occasion along with all other scientists and staff.