Talk:Dharani Dhar Awasthi

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From California Lichen Society Listserv [Cals] 21 Aug 2011

Dear Colleagues,

With grief I inform you all about the sad demise of Dr. D.D. Awasthi, 'Father of India Lichenology', today (21st Aug. 2011) afternoon by 2 PM, due to cardiac arrest. Cremation of his body will be done tomorrow (22nd Aug. 2011) during morning hours. I pray god for resting his soul in peace.

Dr. Sanjeeva Nayaka, Scientist
Lichenology laboratory
National Botanical Research Institute
Rana Pratap Marg, LUCKNOW-226 001, U.P., INDIA