This research was carried out by Dr. Fida Muhammad Abbasi from Hazara University Mansehra which led new rice variety with salient features
Islamabad: After 15 years of research new variety of rice has been discovered by Pakistani scientist working in Hazara University Mansehra. The new variety of rice has some salient features which distinguish it from other varieties. The new variety has 7 meter height and its panicle (spike) has 1-1.5 feet length. The number of grains in new rice variety is between 400 to 700.