National Science Day Celebrated at ICAR-NBPGR on February 28, 2022

Date Posted: 02-03-2022

National Science Day celebrated at ICAR-NBPGR by organising a lecture on “PGR and Ethnobotany” by Dr Anjula Pandey, a well-known Plant Taxonomist and Principal Scientist, ICAR-NBPGR on February 28, 2022. She covered several aspects of diversity distribution and systematic studies on economic plants of India and wild relatives of crop plants of Indian region. A total of 43 scientists and students attended the lecture. On the occasion, Dr Gurinderjit Randhawa, the officiating Director, ICAR-NBPGR spoke on the need for young scientists to be inspired by the life and dedication of Sir CV Raman who for his discovery of the Raman effect was given the Nobel Prize in 1930.

(Source Dr Kavita Gupta, New Delhi)