Case Study: Dr. K.M. Bujabaruah
K.M. Bujabaruah’s meritorious career in various capacities ranging from a scientist to the Director of National Research Centre and Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) Research Complex for Northeastern Hill Region and Deputy Director General (Animal Sciences), ICAR, New Delhi have seen him contribute immensely to the improvement of agricultural technology and practices in the Northeast. Blessed with a good scientific and administrative acumen, he introduced sustainable agricultural technologies to the farming community throughout the Northeast. He organized the first ever International Conference on Organic Farming in 2004, and is a true champion of health and sustainability. He has been conferred with several prestigious awards for his work including the Fakaruddin Ali Ahmed Award, Jewel of Sikkim Award and Distinguished Veterinarian Award. For his exemplary scientific contribution, Dr. Bujarbaruah is recognised as a fellow of the National Academy of Agricultural Sciences and fellow of National Academy of Veterinary Science. For his distinct scientific contribution to agriculture Dr. K.M. Bujabaruah was awarded The Balipara Foundation Food for Future Award.