AMU Associate Prof, Dr Jibraeil receives Best Research Paper Award in Jodhpur
Aligarh, March 23: Aligarh Muslim University?s Assistant Professor, Dr Jibraeil associated with the Department of History has received the 'Best Research Paper' award for his paper on 'Urban Economy of Shekhawati Region: Study Based on Arhsatta'. Dr Jibraeil was awarded during a National Seminar organized by Rajasthani Research Institute, Chaupasani and Mehrangarh Museum Trust in Jodhpur.
With the paper, Dr Jibraeil has highlighted historical facts on the agricultural production in the Shekhawati region.
Dr Jibraeil has pointed out that since there was a scarcity of water in the Shekhawati region, dwellers of the area adopted various unique methods to store water for drinking and irrigation.
In the paper, he has pointed out that even today one can see water bodies in the Shekhawati region, which have now lost their importance due to urbanization.
The primary sources of research of Dr Jibraeil?s paper have been derived from revenue records of Arhsatta of Shekhawati region and Bikaner State Archives.
He has received the award in the presence of Honourable Cabinet Minister Shri Shambhu Singh Khetasar and Padam Shree, Narain Singh Manaklao.
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