He said that PARC has chalk out programmes for human resource development and youth training in various disciplines of agriculture to meet future challenges and to achieve self-sufficiency in agro-livestock production for food security in the country. He appreciated over all performance of the council in this important sector. Dr Iftikhar Ahmad, Chairman PARC gave a presentation to Federal Secretary. He presented an over view of PARC performance, its functions and research activities include PARC development and non-development budget for FY 2012-13.
The Technical Members of PARC Dr Rafiq-ul-Hassan Usman, Member (Animal Sciences), Dr Nadeem Amjad, Member (Natural Resources), Dr Shahid Masood, Member (Plant Sciences), Muhammad Sharif, Member (Social Sciences), Muhammad Riaz Khan, Member (Co-ordination), Dr Muhammad Azeem, Director General (NARC) and other senior officers of PARC also brief the Federal Secretary (MNFSR) about the activities and achievements in the various disciplines of agriculture.-PR