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Abdus Salam
Abdus Salam
Abdus Salam won the Nobel Prize in Physics 1979 for contribution to the theory of the unified weak and electromagnetic interaction between elementary particles, including, inter alia, the prediction of the weak neutral current.
Capt. Amarinder Singh
Capt. Amarinder Singh
Current Chief Minister of Punjab, military historian and chairman of the Punjab Urdu Academy.
Kalpana Chawla
Kalpana Chawla
Kalpana Chawla was a NASA astronaut, engineer, and the first woman of Indian origin to go to space.
Partap Singh Kairon
Partap Singh Kairon
Partap Singh Kairon is widely acknowledged as the architect of post-Independence Punjab Province (or Punjab, Haryana and Himachal as of today)
Har Gobind Khorana
Har Gobind Khorana
Har Gobind Khorana won the 'The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1968' for research that showed the order of nucleotides in nucleic acids, which carry the genetic code of the cell and control the cell's synthesis of proteins.
Narinder Singh Kapany
Narinder Singh Kapany
Narinder Singh Kapany was a polymath in the proper sense of the word with achievements in academia, cultural philanthropy, entrepreneurship, and physics. Kapany and his fellow scientist Harold Hopkins marked the birth of Fiber Optics.
Parkash Singh Badal
Parkash Singh Badal
Longest serving Chief Minister of Punjab, India. As the patron of Shiromani Akali Dal, he exercises a strong influence on the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee.