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KVIC project ‘BOLD’ to boost tribal income

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KVIC (Khadi and Village Industries Commission) has launched Project BOLD (Bamboo Oasis on Lands in Draught), a first-of-its-kind exercise, to create bamboo-based green patches in arid and semi-arid land zones. It is the first of its kind exercise in India which was launched from the tribal village Nichla Mandwa in Udaipur, Rajasthan. Under the project, 5000 saplings of special bamboo species i.e. Bambusa Tulda and Bambusa Polymorpha have been planted over 16 acres approx. of vacant arid Gram Panchayat land.

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  • Bamboo grows very fast and can be harvested within 3 years.
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Important takeaways for all competitive exams:

  • KVIC Founded: 1956;
  • KVIC Headquarters: Mumbai;
  • KVIC Chairperson: Vinai Kumar Saxena.

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