The Thiruvananthapuram Regional Cooperative Milk Producers' Union of the Kerala Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (Milma) honoured V. Kurien, former chairman of the National Dairy Development Board and Amul, who led the ‘white revolution' in the nation through Operation Flood in 1970.

Dr. Kurien was presented an award instituted by the TRCMPU, in the name of its former chairperson Nandiyode Rajan, at his residence in Gujarat. The award was handed over by Chairperson of the TRCMPU Kallada Ramesh.