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    Today is Dr Varghese kurian's birthday

    Dr Varghese Kurian is the person who developed the huge Milk producing company in the Anand district of Gujarat.
    Dr Kurian was born on 26th November 1921 in Kozhikode district of Kerala. Dr Kurian did his graduation from Chennai Loyola College. Subsequently, he got degrees in Metallurgy, Mechanical Engineering and Animal Husbandry also.
    Later on, on a call from Thribhuvan Doss, a freedom fighter, Dr.Kurian, developed Anand Milk Union Limited in Anand of Gujarat to a great level. That is now known worldwide by the name 'Amul'.
    Dr Kurian, who was the master brain behind the White Revolution breathed his last on the 9th of September 2012 at his 90th year of age.
  • #747101
    India takes pride for having the best milk and milk products being made and marketed by AMUL the brand name of every house hold and that could happen because of milk revolution started by Dr Vargese Kurian who is considered as the father of Milk revolution. The essence of his work that got appreciation because he made the pooling of milk produced by the farmers and through the cattle farming the state of Gujarat could able to breed good variety of buffaloes and cows and today Amul has been claiming the number one brand of providing milk and milk products across the country through the franchise. On his birthday this man would be always remembered and regarded in Kerala and Gujarat for creating a huge name and fame for both the states and today India take pride in white revolution initiated by him.
    K Mohan @ Moga
    'Idhuvum Kadandhu Pogum "
    Even this challenging situation would ease

  • #747118
    Why does the author is feeling that Dr Verghese Kurien is notorious? He is considered the father of the white revolution In India.
    The Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) was established by him in the year 1979] with the Idea to train people and produce managers for the cooperatives.
    The following are the awards he received
    1. He received World Food Prize in the year 1989.
    2, He received an Order of Agricultural Merit in 1997.
    3. He was the recipient of Padma Shri in 1965, Padma Bhushan in 1966 and Padma Vibhushan in the year 1999 from the government of India
    4. He was also awarded Ramon Magsaysay Award in 1964.
    I salute this great man on his birthday and today AMUL is a world-famous organisation that is the brainchild of this great person.

    drrao
    always confident


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