Padma Vibhushan Dr. G. Madhavan Nair Visits The Amrita School of Biotechnology
Dr. G. Madhavan Nair, the former Chairman ofIndian Space Research Organisation and Secretary to the Department of Space, Government of India since September 2003 visited School of Biotechnology today and had a discussion here with Dr. Venkat Rangan, the Vice-Chancellor of Amrita University and Dr. Bipin Nair, the Dean of School of Biotechnology.
Dr. Nair is also the Chairman, Space Commission and acts as the Chairman of Governing Body of the Antrix Corporation, Bangalore. Madhavan Nair was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, India’s second highest civilian honour, on January 26, 2009. He also served as the Chairman, Board of Governors, Indian Institute of Technology.
August 26, 2013
School of Biotechnology, Amritapuri