Reddy condoles Kurien`s death

Last Updated: Sunday, September 9, 2012 - 14:23

Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy Sunday expressed grief over the demise of Dr Verghese Kurien, the father of `white revolution`.
Recalling Kurien`s contribution to agriculture, rural development and dairy industry, Reddy said the `operation flood` launched by him was the largest dairy development programme in the world.
He made Amul brand a household name, the Chief Minister said.

Kurien passed away at the age of 90 at Nadiad in Gujarat after a brief illness early this morning.


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First Published: Sunday, September 9, 2012 - 14:23

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