Hemant Kumar Pandey is honoured with Scientist of the Year Award
New Delhi: On 26th December 2020, The scientist of DRDO Mr Hemant Kumar Pandey has been awarded ‘Scientist of the Year Award‘. he gave his contribution in developing a herbal drug for leucoderma. leucoderma is an autoimmune disorder identified by the loss of skin colour in parts of a body.
- Pandey is serving as the head of the Herbal Medicine Division of DRDO’s Defence Institute of Bio-energy Research (DIBER).
- he received the award from Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
- Emil Pharmaceuticals is selling drug in the market and it is new hope for leucoderma’s victims. it is also called vitilago.
- along with it, he also developed more six other medicines and herbal products.
Q.1 Who is honoured with Scientist of the Year Award?
Hemant Kumar Pandey is honoured with Scientist of the Year Award.