A Vikisit Bharat @ 2047 programme was organized at Bhola Paswan Shastri Agricultural College, Purnea (Posted on : 29/12/2023)

A Vikisit Bharat @ 2047 programme was organized at Bhola Paswan Shastri Agricultural College, Purnea under the guidance of Dr. D.R. Singh, Honorable Vice-Chancellor of Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour on December 29, 2023. Col. Manish Verma 35 Bihar Battalion NCC Purnea was the Chief Guest of this programme. On this occasion, Dr. Paras Nath, Principal, BPSAC, Purnea addressed the audience and informed that India is developing nation in the world for which the Government of India is running awareness programmes to get ideas from the youth to make it developed by the year 2047. He further informed that NSS unit of BPSAC, Purnea had organized series of awareness progamme for the students of B.Sc (Hons.), Agriculture about the idea behind the Vikisit Bharat @ 2047 since 19th December 2023. By the NSS unit effort, student of BPSAC, Purnea get registered on the Vikisit Bharat @ 2047 web portal and gave suggestions to the Govt. of India through this portal. He, further, emphasized about the Government determination to make India a developed nation by the year 2047 with the ideas of the youth for nation building. The role of youth is very important because human resource is the most important capital for a nation and India is in abundance. He further told that our nation will complete 100 years of independence in the year 2047, therefore it is our duty to make India as a developed nation in every field.        

In addition, he told that the Jai Kisan Jai Science Week (23-29 December, 2023) is also going in the country and told that producing food grains in line with the increasing population has had an adverse effect on agriculture. But the agricultural scientists and farmers of India are increasing the production of food grains by using agricultural techniques for the development of agriculture.        

The Chief Guest of the programme, Col. Manish Verma, 35 Bihar Battalion NCC Purnia, said in his address that discipline plays a very important role in building any nation, hence, appealed to all the youth to think positively for the building of the nation. Finally, he said that if all the youth of the country contribute positively, and then by the year 2047 India will be able to establish itself on the world stage as a developed nation.

Visit of BSc(Ag.) 2nd Semester (batch 2022-23) students of BPSAC, Purnea to KVK, Katihar for the acquaintance of Unviersity Extension System (Posted on : 16/10/2023)

On 11-10-2023 students of BSc(Ag) 2nd Semester, batch 2022-23 visited the Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Katihar for knowing the extension system of the Bihar Agricultural University, Sabour with their Course Insturctors Dr. Narendra Kumar Sharma, Assistant Professor, Extension Education, PG, Faculty, Extension Education and Dr. Pankaj Kumar Mandal, Assistant Professor, Extension Education, BPSAC, Purnea. At KVK, Katihar, Dr. Sarda Kumari, senior scientist and Programm Coordinator acquainted all the students with all the activities being carried out at KVK, Katihar as well as Mushroom production, Musroom Spawn production done there. Sri Pankaj Kumar, SMS, Extension acquainted the students with the role, function and mandates of  KVK, Katihar. He also made the students know about. Standing crop of paddy variety, Sabour Shree, Vermicopost making and role of KVK in caapcity building of farmers. Dr. Kamleshwary Prasad Singh apprised the students about crops viz Coarse cereals (Kodo Millte, Foxtail Millet, China and Sawan),  Nutri-garden, Shed Net, Poly tunnel technologies installed at KVK, Katihar. Dr. Nandita kumari, Subject Matter Specialist, Home Science acquainted the students with value addition of fruits and vegetables. In the end Dr. Narendra Kumar Sharma delivered vote of thanks to all the members of KVK on behalf of all the students and faculty of BPSAC, Purnea for the excellent arangment of educational visit in a short period of time.