Press Trust of IndiaJan 06, 2021 09:12:33 IST
The federal government on Tuesday introduced a national-level voluntary on-line examination on ‘gau vigyan’ (cow science) to be held on 25 February, in a bid to generate curiosity amongst college students and common public concerning the indigenous cow and its advantages. Saying the first-ever examination of this sort, Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog (RKA) Chairman Vallabhbhai Kathiria mentioned this examination shall be held yearly. College students of major, secondary and school ranges and common public can participate within the ‘Kamdhenu Gau-Vignyan Prachar-Prasar Examination’ with none payment.
“For elevating mass consciousness concerning the indigenous cows amongst younger college students and each different residents, the RKA determined to conduct a nationwide examination on cow science,” he advised reporters.
The Aayog has ready a examine materials on cow science. The examination will infuse the curiosity into all Indians about cows and make them conscious of the unexplored potential and enterprise alternatives a cow can supply, even after it stops giving milk, he added.
Additional, Mr. Kathiria mentioned there shall be objective-type questions, and the syllabus shall be really helpful on the web site of the RKA. The examination outcomes shall be declared instantly and certificates shall be given to all.
Meritorius candidates shall be given prizes and certificates, he added.
The RKA chief additionally talked about that it has acquired good response from varisities for organising a chair and analysis centres on cow and associated points.
The RKA, which comes underneath the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying, was arrange by the Centre in February 2019, and is geared toward “conservation, safety and growth of cows and their progeny”.