On 26th November, 2021 ICAR celebrated a theme “Agriculture and Environment: the Citizen Face” by the ICAR institutes as part of “Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav”. ICAR-NBAGR, Karnal also initiated the campaign through making awareness about the theme among young students. Students of Government Model Sanskriti Senior Secondary School, Bayana, Karnal visited the Bureau and learnt the importance of agriculture and environment. A lecture on the topic “Career opportunities in agriculture and animal sciences” was delivered to the students by the bureau’s scientist. A quiz covering diverse topics related to the science, agriculture, environment and biodiversity was also conducted for the school students. Students also visited the photo galley of the institute and showed their curiosity about unique attributes of the animal genetic resources of India. Total 45 girl students and 5 staff members of the school participated in the event. Dr. Sanjeev Singh, Dr. Raja K N & Dr. Sonika Ahlawat coordinated the event.