A One- day Workshop in the following taluks of Bellary district was organized by KSRSAC on the dates mentioned below for bringing in awareness among the Taluk Level Officers. The workshop at each place was inaugurated by the Executive Officer of the respective taluk. Dr. Ashoka Reddy,Scientist from KSRSAC, Dr. P. P. Nageswara Rao and Sri. C.S. Harindranath, Consultants, KSRSAC and Sri. Salim Shaikh, Project Scientist, KSRSAC attended the workshops in the above taluks.
Dr Ashoka Reddy, Scientist from KSRSAC welcomed the officers in each of the taluk and introduced the concepts and relevance of the projects of SIS-DP and IRDP being taken up by the KSRSAC in Bellary district. The taluk Executive Officer presided over the function at each taluk headquarter.
The workshop was inaugurated by each of the Executive Officer, Taluk Panchayat and addressed the gathering and asked all the officers to actively participate in the deliberations of the workshop.
Dr. P.P. Nageswara Rao, Consultant, KSRSAC presented the geospatial data base of SISDP project and explained the usefulness of the data base for preparing developmental plans for various central and state sponsored schemes like MGNREGA.
Sri. C.S. Harindranath, Consultant (Soils), KSRSAC explained the soils of one of the Gram Panchayat with the geospatial data base generated under IRDP project at village level. He also explained the importance of the information for various developmental programmes.