24th February, 2014, Noida
Dr. S. Ayyappan, Secretary, DARE & Director General, ICAR was conferred Honorary Doctorate Degree in Science Amity University .
Accepting the honor bestowed upon him and sharing his thoughts, Dr. Ayyappan appreciated the R&D initiatives taken at Amity University with special reference to agriculture. He advised to indulge in frugal research in agriculture so that the benefits of the research reach to the farmers working in the fields. “High quality research needs to be carried in the field of agriculture to improve the quality of Indian agriculture; newer innovative methods such as Sensor based and computer based applications should be devised and used in agriculture sector ”, said Dr. Ayyappan.
The Degree was conferred by Dr. Ashok K Chauhan- Founder President, Amity Group and Mr. Aseem Chauhan- Chancellor, Amity University Rajasthan.