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The name of the Indian scientist associated with Green Revolution in India is

(a) H.G. Khorana

(b) M.S.Swaminathan

(c) Homi Bhaba

(d) C.N.R. Rao.

(b) In 1954, Dr. M. S. Swaminathan joined Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) and started a research programme for developing nonlodging and fertilizer responsive varieties of wheat, on the lines of the work earlier initiated in rice. Dr. Swaminathan is the pioneer mutation breeder and called as "father of green revolution in India".

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