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PM Modi visits Rice Research Institute

UNI India-English 2017-11-13 10:27:00

Manila, Nov 13 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday visited the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) at Los Banos near here.

The institute is working towards developing better quality of rice seed and addressing food scarcity issues.

A large number of Indian scientists are also working in IRRI and contributing to Research and Development in these areas, said a series of tweets from the Prime Minister's Office.