One Day Training Programme on Jal Kranti Abhiyan on 18.03.2016

Happened On: 

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Category: 

Republic Day

PASIGHAT: A one day training programme on “Jal Kranti Abhyan” was conducted at College of Horticulture and Forestry (Central Agricultural University), Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh on 18.03.2016. This training programme was conducted by the Central Water Commission (C.W.C.), Guwahati Centre, Ministry of Water Resources, & Ganga Rejuvenation, Govt. of India in collaboration with the College of Horticulture and Forestry (C.H.F.), Pasighat and State Water Resources Department, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh. About 50 farmers from the East Siang district were participated in the programme. The training was chaired by Smt. Isa Khosla, D.C., East Siang. The resource persons in the training programme were Shri Ravi Shankar, S.E., C.W.C.; Dr. A.K.Pandey, Dean & Dr. S.K.Pattanaaik, Asstt. Prof., C.H.F.; Dr. B.C.Nath, Assoc. Prof., N.E.R.I.W.A.L.M., Tezpur, Assam, and Shri Dimak Gammo, E.E., W.R.D, Itanagar. The resource persons had given information on the techniques of water conservation, rain water harvesting and utilizing the harvested water in micro-mode, the Govt. schemes related to “ Har khet ko pani” and participatory management of Govt. implemented schemes at the villages.