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Plant Genome Saviour Awards Ceremony-Functions and Awards

Sh Narendra Singh Tomar, Hon’ble Minister for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India conferred Plant Genome Saviour Community Awards to five communities; Plant Genome Saviour Farmer Rewards to three farmers and Plant Genome Saviour Farmer Recognition to six farmers from different states of India. 

Shri Parshottam Rupala and Shri Kailash Choudhary, Minister(s) of State for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India; Shri Sanjay Agarwal, Secretary, DAC&FW, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India; Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary, DARE, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Government of India & Director General, ICAR; Dr. K. V. Prabhu, Chairperson, PPV&FR Authority, Government of India and Dr. R. C. Agrawal, Registrar General, PPV&FR Authority, Government of India, also graced the occasion. An exhibition showcased the agro-biodiversity being conserved by the Awardee

In his address to the audience of Farmers, Scientists, Policy makers, Govt. officials, Press and Media, Hon’ble Agriculture Minister congratulated the awardees and urged that the traditional communities/farmers who are conserving bio-diversity, medicinal plants, should be encouraged and suitably awarded. The function was held on Oct 22, 2019 at Dr B P Pal Auditorium, ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi.

Plant Genome Saviour Community Award for 2015-16 (Rs. 10 lakh, Citation and Memento)

Image of Gram Panchayat, Salooni, Bhandal, Chamba

Gram Panchayat, Salooni,
Bhandal, Chamba, Himachal

 Image of Adarsh Mahila Atma Samooh

Adarsh Mahila Atma Samooh,
Patan, Achanakpur, Tarra, Durg,

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ARSW Society, Gangajalghati,
Ranbahal, Amarkanan, Bankura,
West Bengal

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Thayannankudy Tribal Settlement, Chinnar,
Marayoor, Idukki, Kerala

Image of Farming community of Villages Gomal

Farming community of Villages Gomal, Tangdhar,
Hazinar, Bagbela and Handwal, J&K

Plant Genome Saviour Farmer Reward for 2016-17 (Rs. 1.5 lakh, Citation and Memento)

Image of Shri M. C. Borah

Shri M. C. Borah, Assam

Image of Shri L. Sahu

Shri L. Sahu, Chhattisgarh

Image of Shri P. V. Jose

Shri P. V. Jose, Kerala

Plant Genome Saviour Farmer Recognition for 2016-17 ( Rs.1 lakh, Citation and Memento)

Image of Shri S. Murthy S. R

Shri S. Murthy S. R., Karnataka

Image of Shri Prabin Saikia

Shri Prabin Saikia, Assam

Image of Shri K. R. Jayan

Shri K. R. Jayan, Kerala

Image of Shri S. Chandi

Shri S. Chandi, West Bengal

Image of Shri Raveendran R

Shri Raveendran R., Kerala

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Shri P. R. Hegde, Karnataka

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