An undergraduate from the University of Kelaniya received the Best Presentation Award under Food Science and Technology section at the 05th International Conference on Agriculture organized by The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM).
B.G.E.T. Jayashantha; a special degree undergraduate of the Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science received the awards at this conference for his research titled “Antibacterial effect of chitosan against Staphylococcus aureus contaminations of domestic chicken (Gallus gallus) eggs” for which the Senior Lecturer Dr. G.D.D.K. Gunasena acted as the supervisor.
The 05th International Conference on Agriculture was held on the 16th and 17th of August 2018 at Taj Samudra, Colombo.