Mrs Sudha Varadarajan

Chief Technical Officer

Mrs Sudha Varadarajan, a vetran from BCGVaccine lab, Guindy has 33 Years of experience in Production & Quality Control of BCG Vaccine.  She was instrumental in preparation of a new BSG SEED lot for the use in the Lab. Her papers are published in National Conference on Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases and Indian Journal of Tuberculosis.


Dr K R Mani

President‐Technical and Advisor to the board

Dr.K.R.Mani was the former Deputy Director of Pasteur Institute of India, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu and former Director of Central Research Institute, Kasauli, H.P . under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India. His entire service of 33 years and 4 months was in the production, testing and supply of various vaccines and in research, teaching and administration in Public Sector Vaccine Institutes is of national importance.

At CRI, he was instrumental in starting a separate R&D wing for research relating to vaccinology and expansion of National Salmonella and E.coli Centre. His untiring effect could make the CDL at CRI a well recognised training centre by WHO functioning in the whole block of nearly 24,000 sq.feet for Vaccine Lot Release attracting scientists from all over the world. He was also the key person in starting the first public sector cGMP facility at CRI for the production of DTP group of vaccines in CRI.