Bosan lauds NSTHRI scientists’ services
THATTA— Pakistan Agricultural Research Council ( PARC)’ s National Sugar and Tropical Horticulture Research Institute ( NSTHRI) Thatta celebrating Silver Jubilee on completion of 25 years of research at the Institute. Private Sector agricultural services provider in the area particularly Engro Fertilizer Co. Limited also joined the event. On this occasion, the NSTHRI displayed their research activities and achievements for the benefit of various stakeholders as well as farmers of the area.
While addressing at opening ceremony of the Silver Jubilee celebration, Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research ( NFS& R) Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan appreciated the efforts of NSTHRI scientists and staff for conducting innovative research. He urged the private sector to come forward to join hands with Government institutions financially for expediting their agricultural research and development activities for the promotion of agriculture sector in the country. He said that the mutual collaboration among public and private sector in different areas of research will lead us towards progression.
Dr. Nadeem Amjad, Chairman PARC in his welcome address informed said that the NSTHRI Thatta is striving for keeping pace with contemporary trends in research and development.
THATTA: Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan, Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Dr. Nadeem Amjad, Chairman PARC, Dr. Ahmad Bakhsh Mahar, member ( PSD), Dr. Abdul Fatah Soomro, Director NSTHRI Thatta and other scientists are witnessing the new sugarcane varieties on the occasion of Silver Jubilee Celebrations of NSTHRI.