CPRS, Shillong

 Central Potato Research Station, Shillong (Meghalaya)

The station is located in Shillong, Meghalaya. The station is situated in 27oN and 91oE. The place is about 1500m from mean sea level. The station has been established in the year 1959.  The main programmes are screening of germplasms and hybrids for resistance to late blight, bacterial wilt and potato tuber moth and development of production technology and varieties suitable for the North Easter Himalayan hills. The station also produces truthful quality seed tubers through aeroponics and tissue culture for local requirement.

Dr Tusar Kanti Bag
CPRS, Shillong-793 009
Phone: (0364)2560885 (O), 2224325(R)
Fax: 2560097 
email: cprs.shillong@yahoo.co.in



Name Designation Discipline Conatct

Ms Clarissa Challam Acting Head & Scientist
Agril. Biotechnology  clarissachallam@gmail.com
Mr Bapi Das Scientist Vegetable Science bappidas24@gmail.com
Mr Pardeep Kumar
Scientist Genetics & Plant Breeding pardeepkumar656@gmail.com

Mr.E. Syiemlieh

Technical Officer