Address: Indian Institute of rice research, Rajendranagar, Hydrabad, India
To assist the Dept. of Agriculture & Co-Operation to plan, to co-ordinate and to monitor the Rice Crop Development Programmes at the national level and recommend measures to improve Rice Production.
To assist the states/union territories to plan, formulate and implement the Rice Development Programmes to increase production and productivity.
To interact with national and state institutions in planning the production of rice seeds.
To liaise with State Agricultural Universities and ICAR Research Institutions for organizing Training Courses on improved Cereal Crops Production Technologies.
To have closer interaction/co-ordination with the Directorate of Rice Research, Central Rice Research Institute and other Regional Research Centres of ICAR and State Agricultural Universities.etc.