Senior ISRO official gets Gujarat Ratna
A S Kiran Kumar, director, SAC, ISRO, was conferred with Gujarat Innovation Society's 'Gujarat Ratna' award for his exemplary contribution in the fields of space and science, specially in India's Mars Mission.
Gujarat Innovation Society, dedicated towards creating a sustainable knowledge based ecosystem in Gujarat, celebrated its 3rd foundation day in the city today by awarding innovators and felicitating them in the professional or public spheres.
The award to Mr Kumar was given in the presence of chief guest Dr Lalitesh Katragadda, ex-Country Head, India Product, Google India Pvt Ltd and Miten Mehta, serial entrepreneur, Silicon Valley and president, Financial Technologies, who was the guest of honor at the function.
(Posted on 16-04-2014)