• It stands for Scientific Validation and Research on Panchagavya.
  • The programme is conducted by the Department of Science and Technology, Department of Biotechnology, and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) of the Ministry of Science and Technology in collaboration with IIT-Delhi.
  • To implement this programme a 19 member committe has been set up.
  •  The committee will select projects that can help scientifically validate the benefits of panchgavya — cow dung, cow urine, milk, curd and ghee.