Odia Scientist Trilochan Mohapatra is now IARI head


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Odia Scientist Trilochan Mohapatra has taken the charge as New Director of the  Indian Agriculture Research Institute (IARI) which played a major role in the country’s green revolution. Trilochan Mohapatra was the former Head of Odisha Based Central Rice Research Instiute (CRRI)

Trilochan Mohapatra was working in the area of molecular genetics and genomics, has published over 145 research papers in national and international journals of repute.

Trilochan Mohapatra has also developed the first high yielding Basmati Rice variety resistant to bacterial sequencing of rice and tomato.

For Details aout Professor Trilochan Mohapatra’s Achievements View his profile online over here.