PM Modi will open the Global Coarse Grain Conference today, and will issue a postage stamp
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two-day Global Conference on Millet at the Subramaniam Hall of the National Agricultural Science Complex (NASC) of the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) in New Delhi on Saturday. Besides, it will also issue a postage stamp and coin on the occasion of the International Year of Millet being celebrated this year. A video on millet will also be released during the program. The government called the coarse grain “shri anna”. Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar and his counterparts from 6 countries will also attend the programme.
Declaring 2023 the International Year of Millet
Explain that at the suggestion of India, the United Nations General Assembly has declared 2023 the International Year of Millet (IYM). Further, in line with the Prime Minister’s vision of making the celebration of the International Year of Mountains 2023 a Jaan Andolan and establishing India as a “global hub of Shree Anna”, all ministries, central government departments, states, union territories, farmers, startups are being engaged and exporters, retail companies and other stakeholders to create awareness and promote the benefits of millet to farmers, consumers and the climate. Global Millets i.e. Shri Anna Sammelan in India is an important program in this context.
Prime Minister Modi will address the meeting
prime minister Narendra Modi He will also address the crowd on the occasion. This two-day global conference will focus on the promotion and awareness of feed grains among producers, consumers and other stakeholders, development of the feed grain value chain, health and nutritional aspects of feed grains, linkages with markets, research and development, etc. Held on all important issues related to the secret meeting, ministers of agriculture from several countries, international scientists, nutritionists, health experts, emerging industry stars, and other stakeholders participate in the secret meeting.