The mid-term review meeting of ICAR Regional Committee II, comprising the states of West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana and UT of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, was conducted at ICAR-Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute, Barrackpore on 19th September, 2015. The meeting was attended by representatives of 36 ICAR Institutes/Regional centres including ATARIs and six SAUs, three progressive farmers, six State Government Departments and Asstt. Director General (Inland fisheries) from ICAR.
The meeting started with the welcome address by the Member Secretary who highlighted the role of regional committee meeting in overall agricultural development. He informed the house that mid-term evaluation of the Action Taken Report (ATR) on the recommendation of 22nd RC II meeting held at CIFRI, Barrackpore during June 27-28, 2014