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Event Name :
Celebration of World Soil Day, 2017
Event Venue :
Dr. M.C. Das Memorial Auditorium, AAU, Jorhat
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Jorhat, Changmai Gaon, Kaliapani
Contact person details :
Dr. Rupam Borgohain
Programme Coordinator
Event Date :
12/5/2017 To 12/5/2017
Objective: Celebration of World Soil Day, 2017
Pre Event Description :
KVK, Jorhat, Assam Celebrated World Soil Day on 5th Dec, 2017. Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture, Govt. of Assam was the Chief Guest of the occasion. Sri K. P. Tasa, Hon’ble MP, Jorhat Lok Sabha Constituency; Mrs. Renupama Rajkhowa, Hon’ble MLA, Teok LAC; Mr. Palit Bora, Vice Chairman, National Marketing Board were the Guest of Honour of the occasion. The meeting was presided over by Dr. K. M. Bujarbaruah, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, AAU, Jorhat. Besides that, a number of Govt. officials, Scientist and Teachers attended the occasion. 700 people attended the occasion out of which 456 were farmers and rest were officials of different allied departments and general public. 517 nos of Soil Health Card were distributed by KVK, Jorhat and additionally 1200 nos of SHCs were distributed by Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat.
Target Group: Farmer
Image: Guests of the World Soil Day, 2017 Celebration Programme
Image: Participants of the World Soil Day, 2017 Celebration Programme