Verghese Kurien, (born November 26, , Kozhikode, Kerala state, India— died September 9, , Nadiad, Gujarat state), Indian engineer. Dr. R. S. Sodhi, said that Dr. Kurien’s religion was that of each farmer of India. dr kurien verghese. amul. gcmmg. nbbd. milk corporation india. The daughter of iconic social entrepreneur Dr. Verghese Kurien, who is credited for bringing ‘White Revolution’ in the country, has reacted to.

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There was a problem with your submission. To the legend who taught us that self-belief and determination can pay huge dividends.

Every young graduate can look forward to walk on the footsteps of this man, who made India a milk sufficient country on a global platform.

He worked towards bringing a White Revolution in India and executed the much needed programme of “Operation Flood”.

Shanta Verghese Kurien Vinoba Bhave. Truckloads of farmers came to see “their film”, making it a success at the box office, emboldening distributors to release it before audiences nationwide. It was due to success of the Operation Flood model kugien India achieved the laurel of becoming the largest milk producing nation globally.

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Kurein was the man responsible for turning India from a milk deficient vr to the largest producer of milk in the world today. A vet, a milk technician and a fodder specialist, who could explain the value of cross-breeding of milch cattle, as was shown in the film, would tour other parts of the country in real life along with the film’s prints, to woo farmers to form cooperatives of their own.


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Fortunately for us, within our bureaucracy, there are a number of people who are dedicated, patriotic and able. Film-maker Shyam Benegal wanted to make Manthan “churning of the milk ocean”, in Hindu mythology a story based on Amul, but lacked funds.

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The Island Sri Lanka. She hosted the endless stream of visitors to Anand. I think, therefore, IIM”. Amrita Patel his successor at NDDB, who he had groomed under him consciously to keep government bureaucrats away from the post, to protect NDDB’s independence from the government.

Kurien, Tribhuvandas and Dalaya at their dairy plant at Anand in Ravi Pillai Balachandra Menon C. Vijayaraghavan Gopinath Pillai J. Kurien’s daughter Nirmala was also present at various functions organised to mark the occasion.

Dalaya, who he persuaded to stay back at Anand after a mere visit, invented the process of making skim milk powder and condensed milk from buffalo milk, instead of from cow milk, said impossible by dairy experts around the world. Innovation cannot be mandated or forced on people; it is everywhere, a function of the quality of the people and the environment.

Sanghani had said Tribhuvandas Patel was the founder of Amul but farmers’ money was donated for tribals’ religious conversions in south Gujarat by Dr Kurien. This was the reason Amul would compete successfully and well against Nestle, the leading competitor, which used cow milk to make them, and later against Glaxo for baby food. Retrieved 6 October As what the donors would eventually come to want, would have harmed his fledgling dairies, [4] instead, he used the proceeds from the sale of that ” mountains and lakes ” of dumped aid in the Indian markets as his “billion-litre idea” to stem the movement of high-yield cattle of native breeds to urban areas, which subsequently, would face needless slaughter, reverse this flow by setting up milksheds and dairies all over the nation and stabilise the markets of big cities for their ensuing produce.


I trust, in a humble way – dairying is such as instrument of change: Archived from the original on 14 July Unfortunately, our editorial approach may not be able to accommodate all contributions.

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Cooperativeorganization owned by and operated for the benefit of verghesee using its services. Dr Verghese Kurien – A tribute. Through an investment of Rs. Help us improve this article! Sodhi was speaking to media persons in Anand, the milk capital of India, on the ocassion of the National Milk Day celebrations.

Archived from the original on 26 April He had already made up verguese mind to quit the government job mid-way and leave Anand but, was persuaded by Tribhuvandas to stay back with him after quitting them, and help him set up his dairy.

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