M.S Swaminathan is known as the father of the green revolution because he produced high-yielding wheat and promoted sustainable development along with Orman Borlaug and other scientists.
M.S Swaminathan was awarded with Albert Einstein World Award of Science, Padma Shri, and Padma Bhushan and he also holds 50 honorary Doctorate degrees.
Who was the Father of Green Revolution in India?
Mankombu Sambasivan Swaminathan or M.S Swaminathan is a geneticist and administrator. He did his Bachelor's in both Zoology and Agricultural Science and enter the agriculture field after experiencing the Bengal famine and the shortage of food in the country.