Visit to IASST by Padma Bhushan Dr. T. Ramasami, former Secretary DST

Prof. T. Ramasami, former Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, former chairman, Governing Council of IASST, and recipient of highest civilian award Padma Bhushan, visited IASST on  November 27, 2021. He was accompanied by Dr. G. Narahari Sastry, Director, CSIR-NEIST, Jorhat. Prof. Ramaswamy and Prof. Sastry were welcomed by Prof. Ashis K. Mukherjee, Director, other scientists, staff and students of IASST. On this occasion, a fruit plant was planted by Prof. Ramaswami, and he also interacted with the faculties and students of IASST. The topic of discussion –“growth and development of science and technology in NE India”.  The Director and scientists of IASST express their gratitude for his remarkable contribution and initiatives for shaping the research activities of IASST and including it as one of the autonomous research Institutes of DST, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India.  The Director, IASST, presented the institute’s recent activities and achievements, which Prof. Ramaswami and Prof. Sastry praised. The meeting ended by offering a vote of thanks by Dr. Kamatchi Sankarannaryan.

Visit of Padma Bhushan Dr. T. Ramasami