Hyderabad: Dr. Shakeel Ahmed, Chief Scientist and Head of Indo-French Centre for Ground Water Research, CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad has been presented Savithri Chanda Memorial Award. This award is presented by Indian National Committee of International Association of Hydrogeologists (INC-IAH) every year.
‘Award of Excellence in Ground Water Investigation and Management 2016’ comprises of a certificate, trophy and Rs. 25000 cash. Governor of Haryana Prof. Kaptan Singh Solanki gave away the award to Dr. Shakeel Ahmed on December 17, in a workshop organised by INC-IAH at Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad.