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Noted Indian biologist Dr. Modadugu Vijay Gupta, who has done pioneering work in aquaculture in India, Bangladesh, and several Southeast Asian countries, was awarded the first Sunhak Peace Prize which he shared with the President of Kiribati Islands in Seoul the capital of South Korea.
Gupta, 76, shared the USD 1 million prize with the President of Kiribati Islands Anote Tong at a function which was attended by invitees from all over the world. Tong, 63, the head of the Pacific Ocean island nation which is facing dire prospects of being engulfed by rising sea waters by 2050, was chosen for the award for his dogged fight to end the carbon emissions which are spelling doom for small island nations.