When you think about famous scientists, those who changed the world and things you probably didn’t know, which are the few names that pop up in your mind? Few of them are CV Raman, Homi J. Bhabha, Visvesvaraya and many more. However, besides all these well-known names, Sir Shanti Swaroop Bhatnagar is one of the scientists who have invented various innovative ideas.
Born in Bhera,
Besides all the challenges such as poverty and loneliness scientist, Sir Santi Swaroop achieved the position of the first director-general of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR). He is revered as the "Father of Research Laboratories". He was also the first Chairman of the University Grants Commission (UGC). As the saying goes that, “everyone can rise above their circumstances and achieve success if they are dedicated and passionate about what they do”. Sir Shanti Swaroop was the true example to many who dreamt of changing the world. During his professional peak, he solved the industrial problem faced in
By: Priyanka Negi