GK: SRIX AGRI-BUSINESS ACADEMY: INDIA’S FIRST PORTAL FOR AGRI BIZ LEARNING LAUNCHED IN WARANGAL
On October 13, 2018, India’s first agri and food business online learning platform was launched at the SR Innovation Exchange (SRiX) Campus, Warangal in Telangana.
- It was inaugurated by British Deputy High Commissioner Hyderabad Andrew Fleming.
- Additionally, Sarras Academies Ltd, a UK-based company, and SR Innovation Exchangehave joined hands to launch the Academy.
- The name of the platform is: SRiX Agri-Business Academy.
- Itis an Indo-UK collaborative initiative and a technology business incubator under the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India.
- It will focus on start-ups ofagriculture, cleantech and IoT.
♦ Capital: Hyderabad.
♦ Chief Minister: K. Chandrasekhar Rao.
♦ Governor: E.S.L. Narasimhan.
♦ National Park: Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park, Kasu Brahmananda National Park, Mrugavani National Park, Kawal Wildlife Sanctuary.