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Event Name :
webcasting of inaugural address during national conference of KVKs and laying foundation stone for 25 new KVKs
Event Venue :
Aarthi Mahal, Vilathikulam Block, Thoothukudi District
KVK address :
ICAR - KVK Thoothukudi, Mudivaithanendal Post, Vagaikulam, Thoothukudi Dist, Tamilnadu
Contact person details :
Dr. V. Srininvasan
Programme Coordinator i/c
9942978486 04612269306
Event Date :
3/17/2018 To 3/17/2018
Objective: The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Krishi Vigyan Kendra at Thoothukudi organized the Women’s day on the theme Doubling Farm Women Income.
Pre Event Description :
The programme was presided over by Dr. Hemalatha, AP, AC&RI,Killikulam. Mrs.Sumathi, Scientist delivered the welcome address. During the presidential address she highlighted about the various technologies for doubling the farm women income. Soon after the felicitation address, Hon’ble Prime Minister of India live address through web streaming to the farmers was screened to the visitors. This event was followed by the felicitation address on Importance of doubling farmers income through drip irrigation and recent technologies in Horticulture crops by Mrs.Angaiyarkanni, Horticulture officer, Vilathikulam. Mr.Vijayakumar, Chief Manager, SBI, Mr. Pattathari, Chief Manager, PGB, and Mr.M.D.Ganesh Babu, , Branch Manager, TMB delivered the special address on the Importance of Banking schemes which helps the farm women in doubling their income. They also issued financial assistance for 145 Farm women for the amount of Rs 17,00,000/ during this function.
Target Group: Farm Women
Image: delegates are watching the Hon’ble PM address through web streaming
Image: Farm women watching our Prime Minister Speech