Prapti Receiving ‘Best Poster Presentation Award’ at National Conference

Post Graduate pupil, Prapti Sudan from College of Fisheries (COF), Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (GADVASU) received the ‘Best Poster Presentation Award’ on the 1st Indian Fisheries Outlook-2022 on “Priming Indian Fisheries in Attaining Sustainable Development Goals” held at ICAR-Central Inland Fisheries Research Institute (ICAR-CIFRI), Barrackpore.

The convention was collectively organized by ICAR-CIFRI, Professional Fisheries Graduate Forum (PFGF), Mumbai, and Inland Fisheries Society of India (IFSI), Barrackpore.

During her M.F.Sc., Prapti Sudan labored to isolate and determine Vibrio spp. with disease-causing talents from inland saline shrimp tradition farms of Punjab. She carried out her analysis work beneath the steering of Dr. Anuj Tyagi, Assistant Professor.

Prapti additionally studied the virulence genes and multi-drug resistance in Vibrio spp. in addition to the flexibility of bacteriophages to kill multi-drug resistant Vibrio spp.

Her poster on “Evaluation of antimicrobial resistance in inland saline shrimp culture areas with special reference to Vibrio parahaemolyticus” was adjudicated “Best Poster” within the “Fish Health and Aquatic Environment Management” class.

She acquired the award within the presence of dignitaries like Dr. W. S. Lakra and Dr. Dilip Kumar, former Directors and Vice-Chancellors, ICAR-CIFE, Dr. Ambekar Eknath, former Director-General, NACA, Bangkok, Dr. B. Okay. Das, Director, ICAR-CIFRI) and Dr. B. B. Nayak, General Secretary, PFGF).

Dr. Vaneet Inder Kaur, Head, Department of Aquatic Environment, COF congratulated the staff for profitable stellar accolades and reinforcing the college’s stature amongst a galaxy of scientists of nationwide and worldwide reputation.

Complementing the staff, Dr. Meera D. Ansal, Dean, COF knowledgeable us that biocontrol of lethal pathogens with pure bacteriophages might be providing a promising answer to well being administration and antibiotic resistance within the fisheries sector.

Endorsing the sensible applicability of mentioned work, Dr. J.P.S. Gill, Director of Research, GADVASU additionally acclaimed the staff. Acknowledging the achievement and significance of the mentioned work in growing efficient natural methods in aquatic well being administration, Dr. Inderjeet Singh, Vice-Chancellor, GADVASU knowledgeable us that the college is dedicated to develop such eco-friendly applied sciences for the livestock and fisheries sector.


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