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Badal condoles Kurien's death

Chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday mourned the demise of Dr Verghese Kurien, known as father of the White Revolution and founder of the co-operative dairy movement in India.

chandigarh Updated: Sep 10, 2012 20:08 IST

Chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday mourned the demise of Dr Verghese Kurien, known as father of the White Revolution and founder of the co-operative dairy movement in India.



Kurien passed away at Anand in Gujarat on Sunday after a prolonged illness. Badal recalled the outstanding contribution of Dr Kurien in making Amul Asia's top milk producing brand with a turnover of over Rs 13,000 crore. He described Dr Kurien as a true visionary.