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microbiologist , researcher

Banshi Dhar, Indian microbiologist, researcher.

Background

Dhar, Banshi was born on May 15, 1946 in Varanasi, India. Son of Radhey and Saraswati (Devi) Shyam.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur, India, 1965. Master of Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India, 1972.

Career

Junior scientist Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, 1976-1979, geneticist, 1979-1980, microbiologist, 1980-1985, reader cum microbiologist, since 1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Drawing and painting, playing cricket, music.

Connections

Married Usha, June 8, 1973. Children: Manish Kumar Singh, Kirti Singh, Nidhi Singh.

father:
Radhey Shyam

mother:
Saraswati (Devi) Shyam

spouse:
Usha

child:
Manish Kumar Singh Dhar

child:
Kirti Singh Dhar

child:
Nidhi Singh Dhar