Prof. Debkumar Basu, eminent economist, specialist in statistics, founder working president of Paschimbanga Vigyan Mancha passed away on 20 April, 2019. A condolence meeting was organized jointly by PBVM and FOSET on 11 May 2019 at seminar hall, PBVM state office. Many scientists, eminent personalities and science activists gathered to pay homage to Prof. Debkumar Basu.
Prof. Dilip Kumar Basu, Prof. Subimal Sen, Prof. Satyajit Chakrabarti, Prof. Hemanta Kumar Majumder, Pro. Atish Dasgupta, Pfof. Siddhartha Dutta, Dr. Tarasankar Bandopadhyay, Dr. Santipada Gonchowdhury, Prof. Ishita Mukherjee, Srimati Maya Mitra, Sri Sridip Bhattacharya, Prof. Shymal Chakraborty recollected their memories with Prof. Debkumar Basu and advocate for building scientific temper and for reaching the benefits of science & technology among the common people. Pradip Mahapatra, GS, PBVM read out the condolence message (attached with some photographs).
Photographs of Condolence Meeting | Condolence Message