Lakhan Patidar joined GGGI India as Technical Agriculture Project Assistant. In his role, Lakhan will mitigate the use of fertilizers and chemicals and enhance the adoption of modern eco-friendly cultural practices in most affected areas near the river valley and downstream of dams.
Prior to GGGI, Lakhan worked with Samarth In Participatory Action (SIPA), for an ambitious project of Government of India (Niti Aayog – Aspirational District Program) in Central India, he also worked in Farmer Producer Organizations, Organic Farming projects, and allied programs.
He has a Master’s in Agronomy from Jawaharlal Nehru Agriculture University.
His hobbies are playing cricket, volleyball and chess. He likes to read novels, watch movies and travel to mountains.