Award given

THE JAWAHARLAL Nehru Award for postgraduate agricultural research at the all-India level for 2002, was presented to M. Ganga Sivakumar, senior research fellow, Horticultural College and Research Institute, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU), Coimbatore.

Ganga, who was honoured for her contribution to horticulture, received the award from the Union Agricultural Minister, Rajnath Singh, at the Indian Council of Agricultural Research Award ceremony in New Delhi. The TNAU scientist conducted her research under the guidance of N. Chezhiyan, professor and head, Department of Spices and Plantation Crops, TNAU.

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