Governor to confer DSc on RSS chief today

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 09 Mar 2017 10:37:10


Staff Reporter,

The Governor of Maharashtra Ch Vidyasagar Rao will preside over the 8th Annual Convocation of the Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University, Nagpur at Dr Vasantrao Deshpande Hall, on Thursday at 10 am. The Governor will confer the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) on Sarsanghchalak of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), Dr Mohan Bhagwat on the occasion. Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra, will be the chief guest. Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Shipping; Mahadev Jankar, Minister of Animal Husbandry, Dairy Development and Fisheries, and invitees will grace the ceremony. Dr Trilochan Mohapatra, Secretary (DARE) and Director General, ICAR, New Delhi will deliver the convocation address