NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NATIVE LIVESTOCK BREEDS FOR THE FUTURE OF MANKIND and BIO-DIVERSITY EXHIBITION


   NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON NATIVE LIVESTOCK BREEDS FOR THE FUTURE OF MANKIND and BIO-DIVERSITY EXHIBITION                    

 

     [Vechur Conservation trust and National bio-diversity authority ]

 


   The National conference was conducted at OSANA MOUNT,Bharananganam,on 7th and 8th july 2012. Hon.Minister Sri.K.M. MANI,inaugurated the conference. Dr. V. Prabhakar Rao[Vice-Chanc] Dr. J. Radhakrishnan IAS [Sec to Govt. of TN], Dr. R.V. Varma, [Chairman,Kerala Bio-Div Board], Dr.P.S. Sodhi [UNDP] Dr. T .V. Aravindakshan [KVASU] and Dr. V.K. Taneja [Vice-Cha] were present.    In the sessions that followed,Dr Kandaswamy [Dean, Rtd],Dr. P.V. Satheesh [Deccan Dev authrity], Dr. S.C. Gupta [ICAR], took classes.    Dr. P.K. Santhosh talked on Kasarkode dwarf and Dr. Sudhodanan on Highrange dwarf.


   A Bio-Diversity Exhibition was arranged by Dr. Anil Zacharia.


   The Valedictory function and 'Cheruvally Cattle Conservation Project' were inaugurated by Mr. P.C. Chacko [MP and Chairman,JPC].He appreciated the efforts of Dr. Soasmma Iype in conservation of Native Animals and remarked that THE BHARANANGANAM DECLARATION, read-out in the conference, is a NEW STEP of conservation in KERALA!!. Prayar Gopalakrishnan and Joseph Pulikkunnel also spoke on the occasion.   Dr. Sosamma Iype in her Presidential  address thanked all for the co-operation.   The sincere actions of 'Vechur-team'.lead by Dr.Abraham Varkey, Dr. Joby George,Dr. Anil Zacharia,Dr. Sudhi, Dr. Santhosh P.K,Dr. Jayan Joseph, Dr. K.C. Jayan, Dr. P. Biju, Dr. Sudhodanan and Dr. John kuruvilla made the conference a success.


  Posted by Dr. JOHN KURUVILLA