Prof Swaminathan calls on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister
Chennai, October 24, 2016: Prof M S Swaminathan, Founder MSSRF today visited Apollo Hospitals in Chennai to call on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Dr Jayalalithaa. He conveyed the prayers of the scientists, scholars and staff of MSSRF for the speedy recovery of the Chief Minister. Accompanied by Dr Parasuraman, Principal Scientist MSSRF, he met ministers, Thiru O Panneerselvam and Thiru Vijayabhaskar as well as Thiru M Thambidurai, Deputy Speaker, Lok Sabha during this visit.
(MSSRF File pic: Prof Swaminathan with Ms Jayalalitha, when she visited the Foundation in 1992)
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.