Mega Kisan Mela was organised at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Chandel under the Jal Shakti Abhiyan at Monsangpantha Village, Chandel district yesterday. The Programme is Sponsored by ICAR -RC for NE Hills Region, Barapani Umiam under Tribal Sub Plan.
The function was graced by Deputy Commissioner Chandel Krishna Kumar(IAS) as Chief Guest, ICAR Research Complex for NEH Region Manipur Centre Joint Director Dr N.Prakash as President.
The programme was led by Dr. Deepak Singh, Senior Scientist and Head, KVK Chandel. During the mela, he discussed about the mandate of this KVK in brief.
District Agriculture Officer Chandel Ts Gladny Monsang, District Horticulture and Soil Conservation Chandel AO Ksh Prava, PHED Chandel SO Dl Shenong, KVK Chandel ACTOs Dr K.Sonamani, Dr A.Ameeta, Ts Leenda Monsang, Dr KL.Levish Chongloi, Tonshing Kamei Super, D.Dongel, Farmers from different villages of Chandel District also attended as the function.
Thereafter, an interaction programme was conducted between the subject experts and the farmers. Inputs of various improved crop varieties were distributed to the farmers.
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