Chandigarh/Jalandhar, October 10, 2018 ( By SK.Vyas) : Christopher Commins, Science Officer-Environment, Science and
Technology affairs and Priya Ghose from Embassy of the United
States of America visited Panjab University and PGIMER.
Prof Rajkumar, Vice-Chancellor, Panjab University, welcomed the
delegation and deliberated on issues of social importance. He
emphasized that collaboration should look for user-friendly cost-effective
technologies for solving the issues of the local region like
stubble burning. Short term to long-term goal will be helpful to
address the issue of national importance.
Delegation interacted with experts Dr Ravindra Khaiwal, PGIMER, Sh
Surender Pal, Director, IMD, Sh Vivek Pandey, Chandigarh Pollution
Control Committee, Dr Manoj Raje and Dr Somya, IMTECH, Prof Siby John,
PEC and DR Suman Mor along with their research team.
Dr Suman Mor stated that we had deliberation on environmental issues
especially on factors leading to air pollution and possible
collaborations to work to solve these issue.