The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has introduced that senior scientist Raman Gangakhedkar would retire in the present day.
“Raman Gangakhedkar, senior scientist of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) is retiring today. He has played a key role in combating the on-going COVID-19 pandemic in the country,” stated an ICMR official.
Gangadkhedar was the top scientist of Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases on the National Institute of Virology, ICMR.
He can also be a recipient of the 2020 Padma Shri Award.