ICAR assessing impact of Covid-19 lockdown on agriculture, allied sectors

Govt agri-study body ICAR is evaluating the effect of Covid-19 lockdown on agriculture and allied sectors and using measures to minimise its result on the country’s food stuff stability, a senior ICAR official said.

The Indian Council of Agricultural Investigate (ICAR) is the apex body for coordinating, guiding, and running study and schooling in agriculture in the total country less than the aegis of Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare.

“ICAR is preparing documents on the probable effect on agriculture and allied sectors and measures to minimise the negatives so that the food stuff process remains unaffected,” the official said.

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