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PM Modi to release commemorative Rs 75 coin to mark 75th Anniversary of FAO


  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release a commemorative coin of 75 rupees denomination to mark the 75th Anniversary of Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO on 16 Oct.
  • The journey of FAO in making the vulnerable classes and masses stronger, economically and nutritionally, has been unparalleled. 
  • India has had a historic association with FAO.
  • The Prime Minister will also dedicate 17 recently developed biofortified varieties of 8 crops to the nation.