Awards

Sena Medal (Gallantry)
Major Mohan Vizhakat (Signals), Snow and Avalanche Study Establish-ment (SASE), R & D Centre, Chandigarh, has been Maj Vizhakat receiving Sena Medal awARDEd Sena from Lt Gen Mehta Medal by Lt Gen SS Mehta, PVSM, AVSM (Bar), VSM, ADC General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Command during the investiture ceremonyon 16 December 2002 at Western Command Chandimandir, Chandigarh for his excellent contribution in the field of design and development of Automatic Weather Station and its installation in Siachen Glacier during 2000.
 

GM Kumar Best Paper Award
Smt R Chandra, Sci D, Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences (INMAS) , Delhi, has been awARDEd the GM Kumar Best Paper Award for the paper entitled, Channels for Dissemination of Medical Information, at the National Convention on Virtual Libraries in India, organised by the Medical Library Association of India, during 23-25 December 2002 at New Delhi.

DRDO Best Sports Person Award for Chess and Football
Smt Prabha Jayaraman, PA,B, Combat Vehicles Research & Development Establishment (CVRDE), Avadi, has won the DRDO Best Sports Person Award for Chess while Shri G Rajasekaran, TO, A, has won the DRDO Best Sports Person Award for Football.