As a consortium partner, Director of Extension, ANGRAU is implementing the NAIP sub   project

Objective: “ Development of a set of alternative ICT models” based on a study and analysis of the major ICT initiatives in Agriculture in India to meet the information needs of the Indian farmers.

3 villages via Vavveru (Buchireddypalem), Pedaputhedu (Dagadarthi) and Mypadu (Indukurupeta) . 100 farmers from each village selected.

Participatory Rural Approval Survey was conducted in the 3 villages by  ANGRAU/NIRD.


Partners for this project

Media Lab Asia (MLA),New Delhi

ANGRAU, Hyderabad 

National Institute of Rural Development (NIRD), Hyderabad

Mudra Institute of Communication Agency (MICA), Ahmedabad


3 FTAs, 1 DA appointed on temporary basis

Launched at NIRD, ANGRAU, Hyderabad on 23rd March 2013

 Uploading of individual farmer data completed - 300

No. of calls received - 502

(Agriculture: 450, Fisheries: 31 and Animal Husbundary:21)