CIAB organized debate and model/poster competition for School and College students

With an objective to showcase the research facility and achievements of the institute to school/college students and general public, CIAB organized an Open Day on 17-09-2018 under outreach programme of Indian International Science festival (IISF) and VIBHA-2018. The day started with the tree plantation by Chief Guest Prof. Vijay Paul Sharma, Chairman, Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Govt. of India and Professor, IIM, Ahmedabad and welcome address by Dr. T.R. Sharma, CEO, CIAB.

Presidential address was delivered by Prof. Vijay Paul Sharma, who congratulated the NABI and CIAB for their achievements and progress in the areas of agricultural biotechnology and bioprocessing for the society, respectively.
Among several organized events, two important events were Debate Competition and Model making competition. The topic for Debate competition was ‘‘Is agriculture a remunerative business?’ whereas the topic for model making competition was ‘Agriculture: Waste to wealth’. Total 31 students from 10 different school/college participated in the competitions. Winners were awarded with cash prize of Rs. 10000/-(First prize), Rs. 8000/- (Second Prize), Rs. 6000/- (Third prize) and two consolation prizes.


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