National Research Centre for Litchi [NRCL] was established in 2001 by the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India under the aegis of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). The institute was set up with the objective to act as a Nodal Centre to work exclusively on litchi Research and Development in India. The Centre started functioning from 2002 with budgetary allocation and the first batch of two Scientists joining the Centre in March, 2002. The Centre was strengthened during 2005 and onwards by redeploying scientific, technical and supporting staff along with administrative support and financial assistance for developing infrastructural facilities and to carry out the research work. The institute offers training and courses at graduate and post graduate levels in the field.
Facts and Figures of National Research Centre for Litchi [NRCL]-
Year of Establishment
Chairman of the Institute
Dr. S.P. Ghosh
Institutes Under National Research Centre for Litchi [NRCL]
Total Faculty Members
How to Reach
48 kms away from Muzaffarpur railway station
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