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Division of Plant Pathology

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  • Mandate/Thrust Areas
  • Projects
  • Academic Programme
  • Faculty Members
  • Farmer Info
  • Alumni

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  • To conduct basic and applied research leading to detection, identification and management of plant pathogens
  • Division is imparting quality education in the area of Graduate and Post-Graduate education with a thrust upon the practical aspects of each course.

Services

  • Isolation and characterization of biocontrol agents/PGPRs and plant pathogens.
  • Identification and diagnosis of disease samples and their remedial measures to farmers and line departments.
  • Human Resource Development.



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Name of Project Principal. Investigator Agency Duration
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Exploration of plant growth rhizobacteria, antagonistic and plant pathogenic microbial resources from high altitude agroclimatic / cropping system of Jammu and Kashmir state for sustainable agriculture. Dr. V. K. Razdan AMAAS (ICAR) 2014-2017 -
Degradation and effective utilization of agrowastes through technologies involving mushrooms or macrofungi. Dr. Sachin Gupta AMAAS (ICAR) 2014-2017 -
Diversity of Pseudomonas flourescens and utilization in disease suppression and nutrient management Dr. Vishal Gupta DST, New Delhi 2012-2015 -
Isolation, identification and characterization of plant viruses of solanaceous crops in different agro-climatic zones of Jammu region. Dr. Ranbir Singh DBT, Gov. of India 2014-2018 -

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Name : Dr. Anil Gupta
Designation : Professor & Head
Area of Specialization : Rice Pathology and Mushroom
E mail : anilgupta2018@gmail.com
Contact No : 9906082004
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Name : Dr. Vijay Kumar Razdan
Designation : Professor
Area of Specialization : Integrated Disease management Biological control Vegetable Plant Pathology
E mail : vijayrazdan@rediffmail.com
Contact No : +91 9419139609
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Name : Dr. Santosh Kumar Singh
Designation : Associate Professor
Area of Specialization : Cereal Pathology (Fungal Pathology)
E mail : santosh_path17@rediffmail.com
Contact No : +91 9419795266
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Name : Dr. Sachin Gupta
Designation : Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization : Mushrooms Biocontrol
E mail : sachinmoni@rediffmail.com
Contact No : +91 9419160299
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Name : Dr. Ashok Kumar Singh
Designation : Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization : Plant Bacteriology and Fungal Pathology
E mail : ashoks286@gmail.com
Contact No : 9469114298, 8423170914
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Name : Dr. Ranbir Singh
Designation : Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization : Plant Virology, Vegetable Pathology
E mail : drmondalak@gmail.com
Contact No : +91 9419245631
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Name : Dr. Prachi Sharma
Designation : Assistant Professor
Area of Specialization : Plant Virology
E mail : prachisharma15@gmail.com
Contact No : +91-9797399595
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Name : Sunita Rani
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Epidemiology and management of turcicum leaf blight (Exserohilum turcicum (Pass.) Leonard and suggs) of Maize in Jammu sub tropics
Major : Dr.S.K. Singh
Year : 2015

Name : Manpreet Kour
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies and management of yellow mosaic of mungbean (vigna radiata L.)
Major : Dr. Ranbir Singh
Year : 2015

Name : Pawandeep Singh
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Black rot disease of cauliflower and its management
Major : Dr. Deepak Kumar
Year : 2015

Name : Arun Khajuria
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Epidemiological studies of Stripe rust of wheat caused by Puccinia striiformis.
Major : Dr. Vishal Gupta
Year : 2015

Name : Manpreet Kour
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Evaluation of agrowastes for cultivation and nutritional quality of Pleurotus eous.
Major : Dr. Sachin Gupta
Year : 2014

Name : Stanzin Dorjey
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on plant growth promoting traits of Pseudomonas fluorescens and its role as biocontrol agent against soil borne diseases of tomato.”
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2014

Name : Seethiya Mahajan
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Characterization of wheat germplasm for slow rusting and management of stripe rust caused by puccinia striiformis
Major : Dr. Vishal Gupta
Year : 2014

Name : Kiran Bala
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on Potato leaf roll virus disease in Jammu sub tropics
Major : Dr. Ranbir Singh
Year : 2014

Name : Anamika Manhas
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Integrated management of Sclerotinia stem rot of chickpea (cicer arietinum)
Major : Dr. Deepak Kumar
Year : 2014

Name : Om Parkash
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on cultivation and biochemical analysis of Pleurotus spp.
Major : Dr. Sachin Gupta
Year : 2014

Name : Kausar Fatima
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Characterization of Fluorescent Pseudomonas fo biocontrol of sheath blight of rice.
Major : Dr. Vishal Gupta
Year : 2014

Name : Brajeshwar Singh
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on Karnal bunt of wheat caused by Tilletia indica (Mitra) Mundkur
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2013

Name : Mohd. Tahir Dar
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Integrated management of soil borne diseases of gladiolus (Gladiolus grandiflorus L.)
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2012

Name : Sunita Rani
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Status and management of Early blight of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum L.) caused by Alternaria solani (Ell. & Mart.) Jones & Grout.
Major : Dr. Ranbir Singh
Year : 2012

Name : Sandeep Sharma
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on Grey mold disease of Strawberry (Fragariax ananassa Duch.)
Major : Dr. Deepak Kumar
Year : 2012

Name : Gulshan Kumar
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on post harvest diseases of sweet cherry (Prunus avium L.)
Major : Dr. V. S. Verma
Year : 2012

Name : Naveed Shamas
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on brown spot of rice caused by Drechslera oryzae in Jammu sub tropics.
Major : Dr. Vishal Gupta
Year : 2012

Name : Kanika Pagoch
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Characterization and exploitation of Trichoderma spp. for management of cucumber wilt
Major : Dr. P.K. Raina
Year : 2011

Name : Sanjeev Kumar
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on cultivation of medicinal mushroom Reishi [Ganoderma lucidum(curt.Fr. P. Karst]
Major : Dr. P.K. Raina
Year : 2011

Name : Nisar Ahmad
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Epidemiology and Management of Brown Rust (Puccinia recondita) of wheat
Major : Dr. S.K. Singh
Year : 2011

Name : Rayees Ahmad Ahangar
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on Yellow Rust of Wheat (Puccinia striiformis West.) in Jammu sub tropics
Major : Dr. Vishal Gupta
Year : 2011

Name : Raghu Nath Upadhya
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on the status and management of cucumber downy mildew caused by Pseudoperonospora cubensis (Berk. And Curtis) Rostowzew.
Major : Dr. Sachin Gupta
Year : 2011

Name : Vikas Gupta
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on soil borne diseases of brinjal (Solanum melongena. L.)
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2010

Name : Sumuna
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on Major diseases of mustard in Jammu Division
Major : Dr. Sachin Gupta
Year : 2010

Name : Harish Kumar
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on Yellow vein mosaic virus of okra
Major : Dr. Ranbir Singh
Year : 2010

Name : Muneeshwar Sharma
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on leaf blight and fruit rot of brinjal (Solanum melongena. L)
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2009

Name : Vikas Padha
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Investigation on spot blotch in of wheat caused by (Bipolarais sorokiniana (Sacc.) Shoem).
Major : Dr. S.K. Singh
Year : 2009

Name : Purnima Bajala
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Identification and management of seed mycoflora of some commercial rice varieties grown in Jammu sub tropics.
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2008

Name : Shabir Ahmad
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Investigations on powdery mildew of wheat (Triticum aestivum).
Major : Dr. A. Vaid
Year : 2008

Name : Sarabjit Singh
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on corm rot of gladiolus caused by Fusarium sp. and its integrated management.
Major : Dr. Deepak Kumar
Year : 2008

Name : Brij Vallab Gupta
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on mango anthracnose [Colletotrichum gloeosporioides (Penz.) Penz. And Sacc.]
Major : Dr. S.K. Singh
Year : 2008

Name : Rakesh Kotwal
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on citrus canker (Xanthomonas axonopodis pv. citri) and its integrated management.
Major : Dr. Deepak Kumar
Year : 2008

Name : Vaishno Kant Gupta
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on incidence of root rot of strawberry (Fragaria x anaanssa duch.).
Major : Dr. V. S. Verma
Year : 2008

Name : Efath Shahnaz
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on Alternaria blights of onion (Allium cepa)
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2007

Name : Upma Dutta
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on sheath blight of rice caused by Rhizoctonia solani Kuhn.
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2007

Name : Muneeb Andrabi
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Investigations on wilt complex in chick pea (Cicer arietinum L.)
Major : Dr. A. Vaid
Year : 2007

Name : Faheem Amin
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : In vitro studies on biological control of some common fungal plant pathogen of Jammu sub tropics.
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2007

Name : Manzoor Ahmed Parey
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Eco friendly management of fruit rot of chilli ( Capsicum annum L.)
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2007

Name : Roshan lal
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on improved cultivation practices and casing soil formulations on the productivity of Calocybe indica (Purkayastha and Chandra).
Major : Dr. P.K. Raina
Year : 2007

Name : Savita Verma
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on cultivation of blue oyster mushroom [Hypsizygus ulmarius(Bull.) Redhead] on different lingo cellulosic wastes.
Major : Dr. P.K. Raina
Year : 2007

Name : Tariq Rasool Rather
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on the wilt complex disease of chili (Capsicum annum L).
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2006

Name : Sachin Gupta
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on anthracnose of french bean caused by Colletotrichum lindemuthianum (Sacc. and Magn.) Bri. and Cav
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2006

Name : Tariq Ahmad Sofi
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Impact of soil solarization and its integration in eco friendly disease management against cauliflower damping –off.
Major : Dr. A.K.Tewari
Year : 2006

Name : Mohd. Mansoor Naik
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Epidemiology and management of Alternaria blight of rapeseed mustard.
Major : Dr. Sudheer Kumar
Year : 2006

Name : Madan Gopal Singh
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on improvement in yield and yield related parameters of white Button Mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) (Lange) sing.] on long method compost.
Major : Dr. P.K. Raina
Year : 2006

Name : Deepak Kumar
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on powdery mildew of rose in Jammu.
Major : Dr. B. R. Gupta
Year : 2005

Name : Anil Gupta
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Performance & evaluation of Pleurotus spp. under seasonal growing conditions in sub tropics of Jammu
Major : Dr. M. L. Tikoo
Year : 2003

Name : Robinder Nath Kaul
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Studies on postharvest diseases of tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum ) in Jammu
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2003

Name : Pushpinder Kumar Sharma
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on stem rot of chick pea (Cicer arietinum L.) caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum (lib.) & Bary.
Major : Dr. A. Vaid
Year : 2003

Name : Efath Shahnaz
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Management of leaf curl disease of tomato (Lycopersicon esculntum Miller.)
Major : Dr. Krishan Kumar
Year : 2003

Name : V.K. Bhat
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on cultivation of milky mushroom (Calocybe indica P.& C.) in sub- tropics in Jammu
Major : Dr. M. L. Tikoo
Year : 2002

Name : Surrender Kumar Shali
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on chilli (Capsicum annuum L.) wilt in Jammu.
Major : Dr. P. S. Andotra
Year : 2002

Name : Sushil kumar Garyal
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on curd rot complex disease of cauliflower- (Brassica oleracea var. botrytis L.) .
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2002

Name : Ajay Kumar Sharma
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on the occurrence of fungal/ bacterial diseases of tomato in Jammu.
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2002

Name : Charanjit Kumar Sharma
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on bottle guard (Lagenaria siceravea Mu. Standl. ) mosaic in Jammu.
Major : Dr. P. S. Andotra
Year : 2002

Name : Darshan Pal Abrol
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Etiology and management of seedling mortality in okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) L. Moench) in Jammu.
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 2002

Name : Rajinder Kumar Lahori
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Elucidation and management of seedling diseases in lentil. (Lens culnaris Medik.).
Major : Dr. V. S. Verma
Year : 2001

Name : Vinay Kumar Gupta
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Seed borne nature of Alternaria porri, causing purple blotch of onion and its pathology.
Major : Dr. B. L. Puttoo
Year : 2001

Name : Verender Kumar Kar
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on stem rot of rice caused by sclerotium species in sub tropics of Jammu.
Major : Dr. M. L. Tikoo
Year : 2001

Name : Rajeev Mahajan
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Investigation on leaf curl virus of tomato (Lycopersicon esculntum)
Major : Sh. H. S. Chib
Year : 2001

Name : Sushil Kumar Wattal
Degree : Ph.D
Topic : Kernel deterioration in walnut (Juglans regia L.).
Major : Dr. B. L. Puttoo
Year : 2000

Name : Suraj Narayan Dhar
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on the fungal flora associated with rhizome rot of ginger (Zingiber officinale Rose) in Jammu region.
Major : Dr. P. S. Andotra
Year : 2000

Name : S. Jernail Singh
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on variability and epidemiology of Xanthomonas oryzae pv. Oryzae (Ishiyama) Comb. Nov. causing bacterial blight of rice in Jammu region
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2000

Name : Dhruv Kumar Kokroo
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on crown rot of groundnut caused by Aspergillus niger.
Major : Dr. M. L. Tikoo
Year : 2000

Name : Mohd. Younis Chowdhary
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies on stalk rot of maize (Zea mays L.) in Jammu.
Major : Dr. C. S. Kalha
Year : 2000

Name : Ram Parshad Sharma
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Market diseases of Pear (Pyrus commuis) in Jammu
Major : Dr. B. L. Puttoo
Year : 1999

Name : Shadi Lal Thusoo
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Fungal diseases of cauliflower ( Brassica oleracea var. botrytis) in Jammu region.
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 1999

Name : Vinod Kumar Ganjoo
Degree : M.Sc.
Topic : Studies of downy mildew of cauliflower (Brassica oleracea var. botrytis L.)
Major : Dr. V. K. Razdan
Year : 1999


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