Year of release 1974
Notified vide S.O. No. & date : 786 & 02-02-1976
Released at Central or State level State
Developed by AICRP (Castor) centre
Oilseeds Research Station,
Junagadh Agricultural University,
Pedigree / type of material Selection from S-20 inbred line
Recommended states Gujarat
Recommended ecology Irrigated and rainfed conditions
Duration Medium
Days to 50% flowering 45-50 
Days to maturity for first picking 100-105 DAS
Growth habit Medium
Number of nodes to primary raceme 12-18
100 seed weight (g) 30-32
Oil content (%) 46-47
Mean seed yield (kg/ha) 1200 (Rainfed),
1500 (Irrigated)
Special attributes Easy threshability
Source of seed Gujarat State Seed Corporation,