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We have to brace ourselves for the second Green Revolution: Modi

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Narendra-Modi

Patna: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the country’s agriculture scientists to work hard for ensuring India’s second Green Revolution.

“There is no time to further delay it. We have to brace ourselves for the second Green Revolution,” Modi said in his address at the foundation day function of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research here.

“All agriculture scientists should work jointly for the second green revolution for the country,” he told scientists who gathered here from across the country.

He said the first green revolution was for producing food grains in the country to get rid of over dependence on their import but the aim of the second green revolution would be different.

He asked the agriculture scientists to research in their labs to increase yield per acre and to connect farmers with latest scientific research.

Modi said Bihar’s fertile land was suitable for the second green revolution. “In Bihar, there is special attraction and additional power for the agriculture.”

Modi, on a day-long visit to Bihar, said organic foods and honey have big market globally and our farmers should be encouraged to produce both items to increase their earnings.

(IANS)

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LAVA Launches New Budget Smartphone Z62 in India

Connectivity options on the device include Wi-Fi and GPS. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer and fingerprint sensor

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The 2GB RAM variant of the phone would be launched in August, the company said in a statement.
Lava unveils new feature phone. IANS

Domestic smartphone manufacturer Lava on Friday launched its new budget smartphone Lava Z62 for Rs 6,060 in India.

The phone comes with a 6-inch touchscreen display and is powered by a 3,380 mAh battery.

“The device also comes with a dedicated Google Assistant key, thus, allowing users to use a variety of apps and features at the click of a button using their voice command,” the company said in a statement.

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The mobile phone supports English, Hindi, Tamil, Bengali, Gujarati and Punjabi. Wikimedia Commons

As far as the cameras are concerned, the device on the rear packs an 8MP camera and a 5MP camera on the front.

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Connectivity options on the device include Wi-Fi and GPS. Sensors on the phone include accelerometer and fingerprint sensor. (IANS)

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