Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Kolasib District

 

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Kolasib town is located at a distance of 83 km to the north of capital city of Aizawl and 100 km from Silchar, Assam and Krishi vigyan Kendra, Kolasib District is located at a distance of 2Km. from the main town. The total land holding of the Centre is 25.20 ha. Krishi Vigyan Kendra (Farm Science Centre), a noble concept developed by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) as primary links for the farmers to know about the agriculture technologies being generated by National Agricultural Research System, was established in the last part of 1977 and the activities of KVK were started from the year 1979-1980. The operational areas of KVK, Kolasib covers 2 Blocks (Thingdawl and Bilkhawthlir) comprising of 51 villages. KVK, Kolasib is launched jointly by ICAR and Mizoram State Government for innovation of technology in the institution and research centre and then transfer to the farmers field in the large interest of the farmers and agriculture production.

 

BASIC INFORMATION

Name and Address of KVK

Krishi Vigyan Kendra,
Kolasib District
Kolasib, Mizoram
Pin - 796081
Phone - 03837 220360
 e-mail -
kvkkolasib@gmail.com
 Website - kvkkolasib.mizoram.gov.in

Name and Address of Host Institute

Directorate of Agriculture
Mizoram, Aizawl
 Pin – 796001

Name of Head of Organisation

Rohmingthanga Colney
Director of Agriculture
Government of Mizoram, Aizawl - 796001
 Phone - 0389 2319025 (O)

Name of Senior Scientist & Head, KVK, Kolasib District

Dr. Michelle C. Lallawmkimi
Senior Scientist & Head,
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,
Kolasib District
Kolasib, Mizoram
Pin - 796081
Phone - 03837 220360 (O)
Mob - 9436155858
e-mail - michellelawmkimi@gmail.com

Area of the KVK Kolasib Complex

25.20 Hectare


Staff Position

Name of Post

Number of Post

Sanctioned

Fill Up

Vacant

Senior Scientist & Head

1

1

NIL

Subject Matter Specialist

6

5

1

Farm Manager

1

1

Nil

Programme Assistant

2

2

NIL

Assistant

1

1

NIL

Stenographer Grade - III

1

1

NIL

Driver-cum-Mechanic

2

2

NIL

Supporting Staff

2

2

NIL

Total

16

15

1




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