Bhopal: Surapaneni Koteswara Rao, a former director of research services of an agriculture university, has been appointed as the new vice chancellor of Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Agriculture University in Gwalior.
Born in Polukonda, Andhra Pradesh, India on 8 March 1952. Educated at PVCMZPH School, Rudrapaka, Andhra Pradesh 1968; Pre University, Sir CRR College Eluru, 1971; B.Sc. 1974, Andhra Loyola College, Vijayawada; College of Agriculture, JNKVV, Jabalpur M.Sc.(Ag) 1977, Ph.D. 1980.
Rao has been appointed for a period of five years by Madhya Pradesh Governor, O P Kohli, the official from the public relation department said.
Rao has earlier served as former director, research services of the Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vidyalaya, Jabalpur.