19 October 2022, New Delhi: Released & Notification Year : 2019 (NEPZ) 2020 & 2021 (NWPZ)
This species is native to Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Rajasthan (except Kota and Udaipur divisions), western Uttar Pradesh (except Jhansi division), Himachal Pradesh (Una and Pata Valley), parts of Jammu and Kashmir (Jammu and Kathua districts) and Uttarakhand (terai region). Suitable for timely sowing in irrigated areas.
This variety is recommended for irrigated and timely sown in the plains of north-eastern states, in central and eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal.
Sowing time: Early sowing – 25 October to 5 November
Timely sowing – November 5 to November 25
Average yield – 61.3 quintal / hectare
HYPT condition with early sowing of 25 October with 150% NPK (225 kg Nitrogen: 90 kg Phosphorous: 60 kg potash per hectare) and two sprays of growth regulators Chlormaquatchloride (CCC) @ 0.2% + Tebuconazole 250 EC @ 0.1% (previously node and flag leaf) is beneficial. Use 200 ml of Chlormaquatchloride in 100 litres of water and 100 ml of Tebuconazole (Commercial Product Volume Tank Mix) per acre of growth regulators.
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