Principal Scientist of BEES Division of Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Tarnaka Hyderabad was awarded the prestigious Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar award for 2014 in recognition of his contribution in Engineering Sciences. The award consists of Rs. 5 lakh in cash and a certificate. This award will be presented to him in a special function to be organized in New Delhi. Mr. Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India will present this award to him.