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67 new Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) to be Set Up during 12th Plan

The Government proposes to set up 67 new Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) in different States and Union Territories during 12th Plan.

Presently 610 Krishi Vigyan Kendras are functioning in the country to 

  • assess, refine and demonstrate agricultural technologies; 
  • to provide training to farmers; and 
  • to make them aware of latest agricultural technologies through extension programmes.

The location of new KVKs has been identified. As per the proposal, 10 new KVKs will be established in Rajasthan, followed by 9 in J&K, 5 in Assam, 4 each in Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal. Arunachal Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh will get 3 KVKs each. 

Two KVKs each will be set up in Daman & Diu, Gujarat, Haryana, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Pondicherry. One KVK each is planned for Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra.



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