Dr. Inderjeet Singh, Vice-Chancellor, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana along with Dr. Harish Kumar Verma, Director, Extension Education, Dr. Satyavan Rampal, DSW-cum-EO, GADVASU, Ludhiana and Jagwinder Jit Singh Grewal, Additional Deputy Commissioner (General), Tarn Taran, Dr P Malhotra, Incharge visited and inspected the ongoing construction work of Regional Research and Training Center on Buffaloes at village Booh, district Tarn Taran. Sh. Sukhwinder Singh Sidhu, Vice-Chairman Block Samiti, Patti, KP Gill PA to MLA Patti, Sukhraj Singh Kirtowal and Sarpanchs of village Harike and Booh were also present. Dr Balwinder Kumar, Deputy Director (T), welcomed the Vice-Chancellor and other officers at KVK and provided information about the land of RRTC and ongoing activities of KVK to the team. At the RRTC site, Dr Singh critically examined the work and provided valuable suggestions for setting up various infrastructures at this center. He said that the work of RRTC will be completed as soon as possible and the buffalo center will one of the best outstation University center for providing facilities to the livestock farmer in the entire Majha region.
At KVK, Vice-Chancellor visited the exhibition and various demonstration units. The Vice Chancellor also interacted with individual scientist and discussed about their thrust area and activities. He also visited Soil & Water testing and Home Science lab and provided valuable suggestions for providing maximum scientific information to the farmers of the area. Later Vice Chancellor along with Director Extension Education and KVK team visited Farmer Field School on integrated Pig cum Fish farming unit established under the guidance of KVK at village Chappri Sahib. The Vice Chancellor interacted with farmers and provided useful tips for efficient management and marketing of livestock. The farmers also requested Vice Chancellor to help them in strengthening this sector. In the end Dr. Balwinder Kumar thanked the Vice Chancellor for his first visit to university outstation at RRTC on buffaloes and KVK Booh, Tarn Taran and also congratulated him for their joining as Vice-Chancellor of Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana.