1st batch of Scholarship Programme completed
As part of its efforts to promote enduring research on sericulture science, the ISC has organized the 1st batch of the Scholarship Programme at Central Sericultural Research & Training Institute, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Mysore, India, for a period of one month starting from 4th January, 2016. Two researchers from Plan Protection Research Institute, Cairo, Egypt, namely Dr. Ibrahim Abdul Saad and Dr. Mahmoud Saad Ibrahiem Saad have been awarded with the scholarship. They have undertaken the research scholarship work in the sections of Silkworm Rearing Physiology and Pathology. Apart from working in these laboratories, the researchers were also exposed to the various activities of sericulture industry in different areas in and around Bangalore and Mysore.