Dr. Hari Mohan Saxena, Professor of Immunology at Guru Angad Dev Veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana has been conferred the International Distinguished Scientist Award by Rn. S. Abu Thahir, President of the World Research Council at Tiruchirapalli. The coveted award has been presented to Dr. Saxena by the International Journal for Research Under Literal Access (IJRULA) jointly with the World Research Council in recognition of his original research contributions in the fields of diagnosis and control of infectious diseases. RULA Awards is accredited by the World Research Council (WRC) and the United Medical Council (UMC). Eighty journals and 187 institutions from 54 countries are accredited to the WRC and the UMC has 145 scientific and medical specialty societies from around the world as its members.