World Soil Day was observed at KVK Chandel on 15/12/2017. The auspicious day could not be observed on 05/12/2017 due to unavoidable circumstances in the Chandel District Head Quarter. The event was attended by Deputy Commissioner, Chandel Shri. Krishna Kumar as chief guest, KVK, Chandel Senior Scientist and Head, Dr Deepak Singh as Functional President and District Agriculture Officer, Chandel Y Shyam and Soil Scientist, ICAR, Manipur Centre, Dr Basanta Singh as guests of honour .
The event was participated by farmers from different parts of the district where soil cards and agricultural inputs were provided to them .
Dr Basanta and KVK, Chandel experts spoke on the techniques and methods to increase crop production, as resource persons.