THE Vidarbha Economic Development Council (VED) will be holding a free webinar for the public on ‘Opportunities and challenges in fisheries’ in Vidarbha on October 11 at 5 pm. The programme is under VED’s initiative in the Agro & Allied Services Forum with Pankaj Mahajan as the Chairman. In Vidarbha there are numerous water-bodies with several of them perennial, so fisheries can be big business.
The eminent panellists would be Dr Kapil Chandrayan, Former Expert Member, Vidarbha Statutory Development Board, Sachin Belsare, Assistant Professor, Department of Aquatic Environment Management, College of Fisheries Science, MAFSU, R B Vyada, Regional Deputy Commissioner, Fisheries, Govt of Maharashtra, Nagpur Division and Vijay Shikhare, Regional Deputy Commissioner, Fisheries, Govt of Maharashtra, Amravati Division. Interested may join Zoom meeting on https:// zoom.us//j/96891998094. Meeting ID: 968 9199 8094 or https://zoom.us/u/ aehyuS2AwO.