Master of Science, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, 1989.
Senior research officer Central Sericultural Research & Training Institute (Central Silk Board), Mysore, India, since 1990. Research board of advisors American Bibliographical Institute, Inc., Raleigh, North Carolina, —.
Fellow: Phytopathological Society of India (life). Member: Indian Science Congress Association (life), Indian Virological Society (life).
Married Rajeshwari Gupta. 1 child Rahul Varshney.