President presents Padma Shri Award to Prof Sosamma Iype
Professor Sosamma Iype (80) retired from College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Mannuthy. She is an alumna of the alma mater belonging to 1958 batch. Her team including students launched an extensive search for Vechur cows in 1989. They have successfully revived the breed and was recognized by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR).