Indian scientist wins 'BRICS-Young Innovator Prize' worth Rs. 18 Lakh
India won the BRICS Young Innovator Prize, carrying $25,000 as the first prize, in the fourth BRICS-Young Scientist Forum (YSF) - 2019. This event was held from 6th to 8th November in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Ravi Prakash, a Ph.D. scholar of ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute, Bangalore received this award for inventing an affordable indigenously designed milk chilling unit for small to marginal rural dairy farmers.