Best of PIB: 16 Feb 2017 for UPSC Exam

Cabinet approves establishment of FLRP
  • FLRP – Food Legumes Research Platform
  • It will be set up at Amlaha, Sehore, Madhya Pradesh
  • This is a research and development institution, which will enable India
    • To harness the best of international science in meeting the emerging food security challenges.
    • India would be able to rapidly and effectively absorb the research output achieved in the country by FLRP
    • It will make India centre for agricultural research and will attract further research & development investment