he ICAR- Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, Kochi has won the Kerala State Renewable Energy (Akshaya Oorja) Award and commendation certificate in appreciation of the achievements towards research and innovation initiatives on renewable energy resources. The Award was distributed by Shri. Pinarayi Vijayan, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Govt. of Kerala in presence of Shri. Kadakampally Surendran, Hon’ble Minister of Tourism, Cooperation and Devswam at a function organised by the Agency for Non-Conventional Energy and Rural Technology (ANERT) at Thiruvananthapuram on 11 November 2019. Dr. Ravishankar C.N, Director, ICAR- CIFT has received the Award from the Chief Minister along with Dr. Manoj P. Samuel, Principal Scientist & Head, Engineering Division, ICAR-CIFT Kochi.