he government body cow welfare has announced that it will hold a countrywide online examination on ‘cow science’ on February 25.
Announcing the first-ever exam of this kind–’Kamdhenu Gau Vigyan Prachar Prasar Examination’-RKA Chairman Vallabhbhai Kathiria was quoted as saying that this exam will be held annually.
“We are starting ‘Kamdhenu Gau Vigyan Prachar Prasar Examination’ at the national level from February 25, 2021. Cow is full of science that needs to be explored. It plays an important role in 5 trillion economies of the country,” he was quoted as saying during a press conference.
Constituted by the government in 2019, the RKA is aimed at ensuring the conservation, preservation, protection and development of cows and their progeny, and is tasked with giving direction to cattle development programmes with an emphasis on livelihood generation for small and marginal farmers, women and youth entrepreneurs.