CIRCOT received the third prize (Joint award) for Amber Patrika under Ganesh Shankar Vidyarthi Hindi Patrika Award Scheme (2015-16) amongst institutes/ centres situated in A & B region. The award was conferred on the occasion of the ICAR foundation day on 16th July, 2017 by Hon’ble Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmer Welfare Shri. Radha Mohan Singh and Union Minister of State for Agriculture & Farmer Welfare Shri Sudarshan Bhagat. The award was received by Dr. P.G. Patil, Director, Smt. Trupti Mokal, AAO & Rajbhasha Cell in-charge and Mrs. Prachi Mhatre, Librarian.