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1,500 delegates to participate in Agri-Hackathon from November 15

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

The Principal Secretary (Agriculture) B.Rajasekhar reviewed the arrangements for the Agri-Hackathon to be held from November 15 to 17.

He said that either the Vice President or the Union Minister for Agriculture was expected to participate in the inaugural function. Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates and Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu would attend the second day. An exhibition would be organized on integrating modern technology and IT in agriculture.

Over 1,500 delegates were expected to participate in the event apart form 300 students and 500 farmers from all over the State, he said.