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Indian Prime Minister's Visit to ICRISAT Center 29 Aug 1992

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International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
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1992
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International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics ; Patancheru 502324, Andhra Pradesh, India
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Indian Prime Minister's visit to ICRISAT Center, 29 Aug 1992 / International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics
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The Prime Minister arrived at ICRISAT Center by helicopter. Upon alighting in the cricket field, he was received by Professor Eric H. Roberts, Chairman, ICRISAT Governing Board. Professor V.L. Chopra, Director General, Indian Council of Agricultural Research, and Vice Chairman of the Board, introduced Professor Roberts to the Prime Minister. Mr Balram jakhar, Honorable Union Minister for Agriculture, and Mr Janardhan Reddy, Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, accompanied Mr Rao. After being introduced to the Prime Minister, Director General James G. Ryan presented h im w i t h a handwoven scarf featuring the ICRISAT logo. Mr Rao was thenintroduced to the Members of the Governing Board and ICRISAT's Administration. Clockwise from above right: Dr William T. Mashler, outgoing Chairman of the Governing Board; Dr Roberta H. Smith (Mr M. Zaki Azam and Dr M.S. Gill are also visible); Dr Stein W. Bie; Dr Y.L. Nene, Deputy Director General; and Dr P.V. Shenoi, Assistant Director General (Liaison).  
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