K. Viswanathan

Mr. K. Viswanathan

  • 1992
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Application of Science and Technology for Rural Development
Settled down in native vaillage, Vellanad in Trivendrum district. Founded ‘Mitra Niketan’. Besides education, engaged in varied activities on scientific lines like - reclamation of waste land, conservation of soil and water, intensive plantation of varieties of trees, social forestry, model dairy, poultry and goatry development, coir making, Bio-gas technology etc. Founded ‘Krishi Vigyan Kendra, and the ‘Rural Technology Centre”. Director Mitra Niketan, P .... Read More