Shri Narendra Modi, Hon'ble Prime Minister of India inaugurated and dedicated "Nanaji Deshmukh Plant Phenomics Centre" to the Nation on 11th October 2017, on the event of the birth centenary celebration of Nanaji Deshmukh at IARI, Pusa, New Delhi.
Shri. Radha Mohan Singh, Hon'ble Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Government of India welcomed Shri Narendra Modi, Hon'ble Prime Minister of India at Nanaji Deshmukh Plant Phenomics Centre. Shri. Parshottam Rupala, Hon'ble Minister of the state Government of India - Agriculture, Farmers welfare & Panchayati Raj, Dr. Trilochan Mohapatra , Secretary (DARE) & Director General (ICAR), Shri. S.N. Tripathi, Additional Secretary & Financial Advisor (DARE/ICAR), Dr. A.K.Singh, Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension) & Director IARI (Additional Charge), Dr Anand K. Singh, Deputy Director General (Horticultural Science), Dr. K.Vinod Prabhu, Joint Director (Research), IARI, Dr P. K. Agrawal, Assistant Director General, NASF, and Dr. Madan Pal, Principle Scientist were present in the reception.