Advanced Chemistry labs, library open in
The Department of Chemistry,
Former Vice Chancellor of BPUT, Dr. Omkar Nath Mohanty inaugurated the well-equipped laboratories and library which were established to commemorate the rich contribution of renowned scientist and academician Prof. Gokulananda Mahapatra in the field of chemistry. Former Vice Chancellor of Ravenshaw University Sri Devdas Chhotray, Prof. Gokulananda Mahapatra himself, HOD Chemistry Dr. Ratan Kumar Dey, all faculty members and many students of the department were also present on the occasion.
It may be mentioned here that the GNM Foundation established by Prof. Gokulananda Mahapatra, who was also a former professor and head of the department of Chemistry in the erstwhile
Soon after the grand inauguration, a small function was held in the Heritage Hall of Ravenshaw University. It was attended by many scientists and academicians of repute like Dr. Girijanandan Mahapatra, Dr. Bijay Kumar Patnaik, Dr. Pravat Kumar Mishra, Dr. L. N. Patnaik, Dr. S. Lenka, Dr. S. Samal, and Dr. J. P. Das. All faculties and students of the department also attended the function.