PCCC to mark World Cotton Day on Oct 7 at CCRI



Pakistan Central Cotton Committee (PCCC) will mark World Cotton Day on October 7, with an objective to highlight importance of the crop and ensure steps for enhanced production of the cotton. A mega ceremony in this connection will be held at Central Cotton Research Institute (CCRI) Multan, said Cotton Commissioner Khalid Abdullah in a statement issued here. Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Fakhar Imam will be chief guest in the ceremony. Besides this, a good number of stakeholders including farmers, ginners, and people from textile sector and fashion industry will also join the ceremonies.—APP