Awards
Gold Medal Rashtra Shresth Nidhi Award
Dr. W Selvamurthy

Dr W Selvamurthy, CCR&D (LS & HR) was conferred with the Gold Medal Rashtra Shresth Nidhi Award for his exceptional calibre and valuable contribution in the well-being of the mankind by Shri C P Singh, Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers at the Conference on the Indian Approach to Foreign Technology organised by the Industrial Technology Foundation at New Delhi on 22 December 2003.


 

Dr P Brahmayya Sastry Memorial Award

Dr W Selvamurthy, CC R&D (LS & HR) received the prestigious Dr P Brahmayya Sastry Memorial Award for outstanding contributions in the field of biomedical research during the 24th Annual Meeting of the Indian Association of Biomedical Scientists (IABMS) held during 1-4 November 2003 at INMAS, Delhi. The IABMS is a 25-year old scientific association and has more than 400 life members. The award carries citation and a medal.



 
DRDO Best Sports Person Award for Chess & Carrom(2003)
Smt Maheswari jaadeesan

Smt Maheswari Jagadeesan, PA 'C', CVRDE, Avadi, has won the DRDO Best Sports Person Award for the year 2000-03 for Chess and Carrom. In the district level tournaments, she has won the Gold and Silver Medals in Carrom singles in May and September 1995 and Bronze Medal in Chess in 1994. In the Inter-zone tournament (South-zone), she has played from 1996 to 2003 and won 8 Gold Medals and 6 Silver Medals in Carrom and 2 Gold Medals and 5 Silver Medals in Chess.

In all India Intra-zonal tournament, she played from 1995-2002 and won 7 Gold Medals and 6 Silver Medals in Carrom.

 
 

Awards to INS Sagardhwani

   
INS Sagardhwani

The research ship INS Sagardhwani of Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory (NPOL), Kochi, was conferred with Unit Citation Award-2003 by the Chief of Naval Staff during the Navy Week in December 2003. For the first time, a ship in Southern Naval Command has been chosen for this prestigious award.