7th M.S. Swaminathan Award Sponsored by Nuziveedu Seeds Limited
The prestigious 7thDr. MS Swaminathan Award for the period 2017-2019 was awarded to Dr. V Praveen Rao, the Vice Chancellor of Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University.
This biennial national award jointly constituted by Retired ICAR Employees Association (RICAREA) and Nuziveedu Seeds Limited (NSL) carries a cash prize of Rs. 2 Lakhs, a Gold Medal and a citation.
The Award Presentation function was held on 8th December 2021 at 5.30 PM in Dr MCRHRD Institute, Jubilee Hills. M Venkaiah Naidu Garu, Hon’ble Vice President of India was the Chief Guest for this function and S Niranjan Reddy Garu, Hon’ble Agriculture Minister, Govt. of Telangana was Guest of Honour.