भाकृअनुप -केन्द्रीय आलू अनुसंधान संस्थान,शिमला 

     ICAR-Central Potato Research Institute,Shimla

CPRS Jalandhar

Central Potato Research Station, Jalandhar (Punjab)


Central Potato Research Station, Jalandhar (Punjab) is one of the seven regional research stations of the Central Potato Research Institute, Shimla (Himachal Pradesh). Established in 1957, the station is located 6 km from Jalandahr bus stand, on Nakodar Road in Village Badshahpur at 31º 16’ N and 75º 32’ E at an elevation of 237 meter above mean sea level. Potato crop season in the north-western plains is characterized by long and severe winters, short days and occasionally frosty weather during December-January. During the 2010-11 potato crop season, the weather was favorable for potato production and quite high potato yield was recorded at the station and in the region. Late blight did not appear in the autumn crop season. Meteorological data recorded at this station during 2010-11 is summarized in Annexure-I. The station is actively involved in quality potato seed production which is supplied to the other Government Agencies and potato growers of Punjab and other states.

  • Dr Raj Kumar
    Acting Head
    Post Bag No. 1 Model Town PO
    Jalandhar 144003
    Phone: +91-181-2791474
    Fax: +91-181-2790863
    Email: cprsjalandhar@gmail.com


S.No. Name Designation Discipline Contact Number Email ID
1. Dr Raj Kumar Principal Scientist &Acting Head Genetics 09876109498 rajcprs@hotmail.com
2. Er Sunil Gulati Scientist (SG) (F & MP) 09855471877 gulatisunil@rocketmail.com
3. Er Sukhwinder Singh Scientist (SG) (F & MP) 098144 77896 ss.cpri@gmail.com
4. Dr (Ms) Ratna Preeti Kaur Scientist Genetics 07973962049 kaur.rp@gmail.com
5. Dr Sunayan Saha Scientist Agricultural Meteorology  07709454257  Sunayan.saha@icar.gov.in
6. Dr Prince Kumar Scientist Vegetable Science 094188 76735 princevgc@gmail.com
7. Dr Arvind Kumar Jaiswal Scientist Food Science and Tech.  09465081216  Jaiswal.arvind@live.com
9. Sh Brajesh Nare Scientist Farm Machinery & Power  09832827870  brajeshagengg@gmail.com
8. Mrs. Sugani Devi Scientist  09888004367  balodashagun.horti@gmail.com
10. Dr. Mohd. Abas Shah Scientist 09419021287  Mabas.shah@icar.gov.in
Administrative staff
1 Miss Prawartika Das Asstt. Admin. Officer  +91-9736844883  prawartika.das@gmail.com
Technical staff
1 Sh Jaswinder Singh Sr Technical Officer 098143 71143 j_maroke@yahoo.com
2 Sh Yogesh Kumar Gupta Sr Technical Officer 098885 14119 yogesh_cprs@yahoo.com
3 Sh Kapil Kumar Sharma ACTO 099147 57697 kapil222in@gmail.com
4 Sh Akhilesh  Kumar Singh Sr Technical Officer 099882 36989
5 Sh Gurdev Singh Technical Officer
6 Sh Munna Lal ACTO