Vice President Confers ‘Yeraringan’ Award to M.S. Swaminathan

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has conferred ‘Yeraringan’ Award to Prof. M.S. Swaminathan, in Chennai. Prof. M.S. Swaminathan was a transformative leader who has inspired many scientists to focus on the problem of Indian agriculture.

The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Shri Banwarilal Purohit was present on the occasion.  He has shown to the entire world how research can reach the farms and transform farmers’ lives.
Static/Current Takeaways Important for RBI Assistant Mains 2017 Exam-
  • CM of Tamil Nadu- Edappadi Palaniswami.
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