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Dr. (Mrs) Gitanjali Sahay

Principal Scientist

Academic Qualification

Designation with Discipline


Place of Posting

EPBX with Ext No:

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Awards and Recognitions

  • Forage cowpea entry IL-1177, Presently Identified by Varietal Identification Committee (Annual group meeting of AI CRP on Forage crops, Kharif 2012) for release for North Easte rn zone.
  • Maintenance of cowpea ( Vigna ungiculata L. Walp) exotic and indigenous germplasm collected from USDA core collection
  • Identified donors for various traits including nemato de and pest resistance in cowpea
  • Catalogue published for 21 traits of 343 exotic and in digenous germplasm lines of cowpea

Present Area of work
Genetics and Cytogenetics

No. of Research Articles, Published in Referred
15 research papers, 20 popular articles, 1 Bulletin, 3 MSc dissertation

Journals/Academic achievements