भाकृअनुप - सरसों अनुसंधान निदेशालय
ICAR-Directorate of Rapeseed-Mustard Research
(Indian Council of Agricultural Research)
Sewar, Bharatpur 321303 (Rajasthan), India

Programme / Project at DRMR

Several institute and externally funded projects run at DRMR to conduct the research on different aspects of rapeseed-mustard crop are indicated in the mission, mandate, and objectives of the directorate.


S.No. Programme/ Project code Name of  Programme / Project Programme Leader/PI 

A Programme: 1 Genetic enhancement for stress tolerance in Indian mustard   Dr. V. V. Singh
1. DRMR CI 10 Breeding for high yield and oil content under normal and moisture stress condition PI: Dr. Vijay Veer Singh
Co-PI: Dr. P.K. Rai , Dr. R.S. Jat, Dr. H.S. Meena
2. DRMR CI 12 Widening of gene pool in Brassicas through Interspecific and Intergeneric hybridization PI: Dr. Arun Kumar
Co-PI: Dr. Anubhuti Sharma, Dr. H.S. Meena
3. DRMR CI 14 Breeding for earliness and high temperature tolerance in Indian mustard PI: Dr. Bhagirath Ram
Co-PI: Dr. R.S. Jat, Dr. M.S. Sujith Kumar
4. DRMR CI 15 Re-synthesis of Indian mustard (Brassicajuncea L. Czern. &Coss.) PI: Dr. H. S. Meena
Co-PI: Dr. Arun Kumar
5. DRMR CI 17 Breeding for white rust and stem rot tolerance in Indian mustard PI: Dr. B. L. Meena
B Programme: 2 Designer Brassica for oil quality Dr. V. V. Singh
1. DRMR CI 13 Genetic Enhancement for quality traits in Indian mustard (Brassica juncea L.) PI: Dr. (Mrs) Priyamedha
Co-PI: Dr. M.S. Sujith Kumar
2. DRMR B 7 Proteomics Studies in Oilseed Brassica PI: Dr. Ibandalin Mawlong
Co-PI: Dr. M S Sujith Kumar, Dr. O.P. Premi, Dr. Arun Kumar
3. DRMR B 8 Screening of Oilseed Brassica Germplasm for Value Addition. PI: Dr. M. S. Sujith Kumar
Co-PI: Dr. Ibandalin Mawlong, Dr. K.H. Singh
4. DRMR B 9 Quantitate and qualitative estimation of glucosinolates and fatty acids in Oilseed Brassica. PI: Dr. Anubhuti Sharma
Co-PI: Dr. Arun Kumar
C Programme: 3 Breeding for yield and quality enhancement in rapeseed- mustard Dr. K. H. Singh
1. DRMR CI 5 Development of hybrids in Indian mustard PI: Dr K. H. Singh
Co-PI: Dr. P.K.Rai, Dr. Bhagirath Ram, Dr. H.S.Meena, Dr. A.K.Thakur
D Programme: 4 Oilseed Brassica genetic resource management Dr. H K. Sharma
1. DRMR CI 6 Collection, evaluation, characterization and conservation of rapeseed-mustard germplasm PI: Dr. H. K. Sharma
E Programme: 5 Biotechnological interventions to improve rapeseed-mustard productivity Dr. A. K. Thakur
1. DRMR BT 1 Enhancing the level of resistance/tolerance against Alternaria blight in Indian mustard (Brassicajuncea L. Czern. &Coss.) using biotechnological approaches PI: Dr. A. K. Thakur
Co-PI: Dr. P D Meena
F Programme: 6 Enhancing resource use efficiency and abiotic stress managements for resilient rapeseed-mustard production system Dr. O. P. Premi
1. DRMR CP 6 Enhancing soil resilience through integrated crop management practices in Indian mustard PI: Dr. O. P. Premi
Co-PI: Dr. M.D. Meena, Dr. Ibandalin Mawlong
2. DRMR CP 16 Sustainable Intensification of Brassica Production Systems (SIBPS) PI: Dr. R. S. Jat
Co-PI: Dr. Pankaj Sharma, Dr. MukeshMeena, Dr. Harvir Singh, Dr. B.S. Rathore
3. DRMR CP 17 Role of micro and secondary nutrients and their fortification on Rapeseed-Mustard productivity and quality PI: Dr. Mukesh Meena
Co-PI: Dr. R. S. Jat, Dr. Ibandalin Mawlong
4. DRMR CP 18 Growth and yield response to plant density and stage of transplanting in Indian mustard PI: Mr. Harvir Singh
5. DRMR CP 19 Nutrient transformation in soil as influenced by enriched composts and their effect on yield and quality of mustard PI: Dr. M. D. Meena
G Programme: 7 Management of biotic stresses in India mustard Dr. P.K. Rai
1. DRMR PP 5 Epidemiology and management of white rust PI: Dr. P K Rai
Co-PI: Dr. Pankaj Sharma, Dr.V V Singh, Dr. Ajay Thakur
2. DRMR PP 1 Management of Sclerotinia rot in Rapeseed-Mustard PI: Dr. Pankaj Sharma
Co-PI: Dr. P D Meena, Dr. Anubhuti Sharma
H Programme: 8 Technology assessment and dissemination Dr. A. K. Sharma
1. DRMR TAD 4 Participatory extension for dissemination of rapeseed-mustard technology PI: Dr. A K Sharma
Co-PI: Dr. Vinod Kumar
2. DRMR CA 1 Development of application software for rapeseed-mustard information management PI: Dr. Vinod Kumar
Co-PI: Dr A K Sharma