He is also a Foreign Member of the Indian National Science Academy. More recently, he has been using electron microscopy to visualise ribosomes in action in higher organisms.
The other retrieved artefacts are three carved stone pillar fragments, black chlorite stele of Surya, an inlaid marble pillar, a sandstone relief, and the 14th century ceremonial Indo-Persian serpent
Faculty member of History department of the college Damayanti Bag, who led the exploration, said the site is just one km away from the local railway station.
The India Pride Project’s #BringOurGodsHome initiative has helped bring many stolen idols back to our country.
These are primarily sculptures and paintings executed in a variety of materials - sandstone, marble, bronze, brass and paper, the sources said.
The art of making Cheriyal dolls in Siddipet district is one such handicraft, which he has been trying to keep alive.