- Vice-President Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar expressed heartfelt condolences on the passing of Dr. MS Swaminathan.
- MS Swaminathan was a distinguished agriculture scientist.
- He is referred to as the father of India’s Green Revolution.
About Dr. MS Swaminathan:
- MS Swaminathan was a renowned Indian agriculture scientist.
- Often referred to as the “Father of India’s Green Revolution.”
- Pioneered and championed agricultural innovations in India.
- His research and efforts played a vital role in increasing agricultural productivity.
- Advocate for sustainable farming practices and conservation of natural resources.
- Recipient of numerous awards, including the World Food Prize and the Padma Vibhushan.
- Dedicated his career to improving food security and the livelihoods of Indian farmers.
- Played a crucial role in introducing high-yielding crop varieties in India.
- His work had a profound impact on India’s agricultural landscape and food production.