Ludhiana, April 25, 2022 (Yes Punjab News)
The Department of Vegetable Science, Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana, has been awarded a project entitled ‘Molecular mapping and transfer of Jassid resistance in okra’ by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India. The three year project will be undertaken in collaboration with the School of Agricultural Biotechnology, PAU, Ludhiana.
Dr. Mamta Pathak, Principal Olericulturist, Department of Vegetable Science and Dr. Navraj Kaur, Principal Biotechnologist, School of Agricultural Biotechnology will lead the project along with Dr. Parveen Chhuneja, Dr. Deepak Singla and Dr. Harpal Singh Bhullar. Dr. Tarsem Singh Dhillon, Head, Department of Vegetable Science and Dr. Ajmer Singh Dhatt, Director of Research, PAU, Ludhiana, congratulated the scientists for their achievement.