A national workshop and brainstorming meeting for the creation of Faculty of Veterinary Science in Banaras Hindu University (BHU) was held in the committee hall of the
Noted experts from different parts of the country including Dr. Suresh S. Honnappagol, Vice Chancellor, Karnataka Veterinary Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, Bidar, Dr. AK Srivastava, Director & Vice Chancellor, National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI), Karnal, Dr. M. P. Yadav, former Director, IVRI & Former Vice Chancellor, Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel University of Agriculture & Technology, Meerut, Dr. Kusumakar Sharma, Assistant Director General (HRD), ICAR, Dr. S. R. Srinivasan, Dean, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Dr. GK Singh, Dean, College of Veterinary Sciences, Pantnagar, Dr. V. Balakrishnan, Professor & Head, Department of Animal Nutrition, Madras Veterinary College, Chennai, Dr. R. C. Upadhyay, Principal Scientist, Division of Dairy Cattle Physiology, National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, Dr. D. N. Pandey, Former Head, AH & Dairying, BHU, Dr. A. K. Singh, Former Director, Animal Husbandry, Govt. of UP, Dr. R.P. Singh, Director, Institute of Agricultural Science, BHU, Prof. Kalyan Singh, Dean, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, BHU, Prof. SR Singh, Former Director,
The meeting discussed to set up Faculty of Veterinary Sciences in BHU soon. The faculty will be set up at Rajiv Gandhi South Campus.
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