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Number of KVKs in India

How many KVKs are there in India?


The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has published on its website a comprehensive list of Krishi Vigyan Kendras (KVKs) across the country; there is a total of 569 KVKs in India, distributed in 8 different zones. Uttar Pradesh is the state with the highest number of KVKs (66), followed by Bihar (38). The first KVK was opened in 1974, in Pondicherry.

This fact is verified on : June 1, 2010.

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