Home / HEADLINES / INDIA / National Research Centre on Camels

National Research Centre on Camels

For setting up of a branch in Gujarat of National Research Centre on Camel (NRCC), Bikaner, an appropriate size of land and other resources on nominal cost/lease basis is desired from the Government of Gujarat.

Steps to protect Kharai camels:-

1. Kharai camel has been characterized, registered and gazette notified as breed by DARE/ICAR.

2. NRCC has signed an MoU with Kamdhenu University, Gujarat for further breed conservation and development by (i) Training of farmers for scientific camel husbandry; (ii) Organizing Scientist-farmers interaction meetings; (iii) Holding animal health camps; (iv) Providing technical support for development of the entrepreneurship towards the camel milk.


Following is being carried out by NRCC, Bikaner to protect double humped camel in Ladakh:-

  1. Camel health management by organizing health camps in Nubra valley.
  2. Nutritional management by utilizing local feed resources.

This information was given in a written reply by the Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar in Lok Sabha today.

Please share this news

Check Also

SAI makes comprehensive training plan for Tokyo-bound para athletes and NCOE athletes

In the first Phase, SAI in early June had started the training for only the …