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Quiz Competition and Essay Competition Commemorating 150th birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gadhi

In commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, ICAR-CIRCOT organized various programmes at the Institute.

Quiz contest based on the “Life of Mahatma Gandhi’’ was organized on July 24, 2019 from 2:00 pm at Conference room of the Institute. Staff members participated in the quiz contest very enthusiastically. Smt. Jyoti Dhakane-Lad, Scientist and Chairperson of organizing committee, Miss Himani Singh and Mr. Paresh Thakur conducted the programme. 

An essay competition was also organised in conference room of ICAR-CIRCOT on July 26, 2019 at 3 PM. The topic of the competition was “Feasibility of Gandhi ideology in Modern India” and was held in both English and Hindi. Staff members of the institute participated in the competition. 



ISO 9001:2015 Surveillance Audit by BIS at ICAR-CIRCOT

Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) has conducted a surveillance audit programme for the ISO 9001:2015 quality management system of the Institute during 5th and 6th of Septemebr 2019. Dr.Mrs. Vijay Malik, Scientist F and Head of BIS conducted the Audit. She audited CPBD, Admin, Engineering, PME cell and Top Management & MR functions for the effective implementation of ISO 9001:2015 accreditation. Based on the audit conducted by the way of verification of records and physical evidences collected, interaction with the concerned officers and verification of system of internal audit and management review, the auditor concluded that institute is implementing documented quality management systems as per IS/ISO 9001:2015 effectively and also demonstrated the continual improvement in systems and processes. Dr. A.S.M. Raja, Management Representative of the ISO 9001:2015 QMS coordinated the audit programme. 


RCF & ICAR-CIRCOT signed MoU on Nano Fertilizers

Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Limited and ICAR-CIRCOT, Mumbai signed MoU for “Development of Nano-formulations for fertilizer Applications” in the presence of Shri Chhabilendra Roul IAS, Secretary (Fertilizers), Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Govt. of India on 4th September 2019. Shri. Chhabilendra Roul said this collaboration between two elite institutions will lead to increase in crop yield using less quantity of fertilizer, which will revolutionize the agriculture scenario. Nanotechnology is the frontier area of R&D and its application in agriculture will double the farmers income. Dr. P. G. Patil, Director, ICAR-CIRCOT and Shri U. V. Dhatrak, CMD, RCF were present during the occasion. 

Dr. P. G. Patil highlighted the benefits of using nano-zinc oxide in fertilizer formulation and this technology will be transferred to RCF for commercialization. He further narrated the different nanotechnology R&D activities that are being carried out and also the establishment of nation’s first nanocellulose pilot plant at ICAR-CIRCOT. Shri U. V. Dhatrak expressed that both the organizations will mutually get benefited out of this collaboration and new fertilizer formulations will be brought in the market to improve the crop yield. Nanotechnology scientists Dr. N. Vigneshwaran, Dr. A.K. Bharimalla & Dr. A. Arputharaj from ICAR-CIRCOT and Dr. Archana Kale from RCF were also present during the signing of this MoU. 

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