ICAR-NRRI received Best Annual Report Award
ICAR-National Rice Research Institute, Cuttack, Odisha receives the ‘Best Annual Report Award 2016-17 for Large Institutes’. This prestigious award given by ICAR was handed over to the Director, ICAR-NRRI Dr. Himanshu Pathak by Hon’ble Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India Shri Radha Mohan Singh in presence of Hon’ble Union Minister of State of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat; Dr. TrilochanMohapatra, DG, ICAR and Secretary, DARE; Shri ChhabilendraRoul, Special Secretary, DARE and Secretary, ICAR; Dr. Ramesh Chand, Member, NITI Ayog; Dr. Panjab Singh, President, National Academy of Agricultural Sciences; Dr. A.K. Srivastava, Chairman, ASRB and other dignitaries. The award was given on the occasion of Vice-Chancellors of Agricultural Universities and ICAR Directors Conference on March 8, 2018 at A.P. Shinde Hall, the National Agricultural Science Complex, Pusa, New Delhi. The Annual Report 2016-17 highlighted the most significant research, education and extension activities of the Institute.