HYDERABAD: Chintala Venkat Reddy, a farmer from Alwal, has been selected for ‘Choudhary Charan Singh Award for Excellence in Agriculture-Rural Development’ to be given on December 23 in a function at Karnal, Haryana. The award would be given to Mr. Reddy by former Chairman of Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board J.P.S. Yadav.

Mr. Reddy has been chosen for the award for his work in developing a novel method to improve soil nutrient contents.