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M.S. Swaminathan

Prof. M. S. Swaminathan, Founder, M. S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, was honoured with the Outlook Poshan Living Legend Award; (inset) his daughter Prof Nitya Rao receiving the award on his behalf from the Vice President.

93-yr old agriculture scientist M S Swaminathan shows his finger, marked with indelible ink, after casting his vote during the second phase of the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, outside a polling station in Chennai.

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Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources and Agriculture scientist Dr M S Swaminathan during the inauguration of 'International Consultation on Water: Augmentation of Supply and management of Demand', organized by M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), in Chennai.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi releasing a 2 part book series on Dr. M.S. Swaminathan, titled - M.S. Swaminathan: The Quest for a world without hunger, in New Delhi. Union Minister for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Radha Mohan Singh is also seen.

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