Prof. (Dr.) Praveen Chandra Trivedi (Vice Chancellor, Jai Narain Vyas University (JNVU) visited ICAR-NBPGR Regional Station Jodhpur

Date Posted: 07-07-2021

Prof. (Dr.) Praveen Chandra Trivedi, Honorable, Vice Chancellor, Jai Narain Vyas University (JNVU), Jodhpur, Rajasthan along with Prof. (Dr.) Praveen Gehlot (Department of Botany, JNVU) visited ICAR-NBPGR Regional Station, Jodhpur on 5th July 2021. The purpose of their visit was to explore the activities being carried out at the station. At the outset Dr. Vijay Singh Meena, Scientist (SS) & Officer In Charge, welcomed them and briefed about the activities being undertaken. The team visited Field Gene Bank of the station where 453 accessions belonging to 49 species are being maintained as live plants. Dr. Trivedi appreciated the diversity being maintained in various horticultural crops like ber, bael, pomegranate, karonda, Jojoba and other perennial crops. Dr. Kartar Singh, Scientist shown, laboratories and medium term storage (MTS) unit. Visiting team appreciated the work being undertaken by NBPGR Jodhpur team and desired to work in collaboration with suitable MOU. The programme ended with vote of thanks of the visiting team ???? .

(Source Dr Vijay Singh Meena, ICAR-NBPGR, Regional Station Jodhpur,Rajasthan)