Former Atomic Energy Commission of India Chief Srikumar Banerjee Dies
The former Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India, Dr. Srikumar Banerjee (70) has died due to a heart attack.
- In 2012, He was retired as Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission and Secretary of the Department of Atomic Energy.
- Banerjee served as the Director of the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) for a period of 6 years till 2010.
- Banerjee was honored with Padma Shri (2005) and the Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award (1989) for making his exceptional service in the field of science, or in the atomic energy and metallurgy area.
Q.1 Who was Srikumar Banerjee?
Srikumar Banerjee was former Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India.
Q.2 In which year, Srikumar Banerjee received Padma Shri Award?
Srikumar Banerjee received Padma Shri Award in the year 2005.
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