Beef Row : CCMB founder Bhargava to return Padma Bhushan

bhargavaRenowned Scientist P.M.Bhargava has announced to return his Padma Bhushan awarded .

The government’s attack on rationalism, reasoning and science, has initiated him to take such decision, said the 87-year old microbiologist, founder of CCMB.

Bhargava said , “The government and the RSS is trying to dictate what we eat and do. This constraint on my freedom is something I do not like”.

He would meet the Union Home Secretary to hand over the award and then join those literary and filmmaker, who are returning their awards.