Merit scholarship of Bombay university, 1984-85, 1987-88, and 1988-89.
Best oral paper award for morphometric analysis of portal hypertensive gastric mucosa in pathology conference in 1991.
Best oral paper award for alteration in blood gases during peritoneoscopy and flexible sigmoidoscopy without sedation at annual gastroenterology conference, 1994.
Best oral paper award for evolution of congestive gastropathy at annual gastroenterology conference in 1994. Best clinical paper award for effects of large volume paracentesis on portal haemodynamics, humoral and renal functions in cirrhotic patients with tense ascites at annual gastroenterology conference 1995
Research and Publications
Pleural effusion after sclerotherapy with absolute alcohol. Gastrointestinal endoscopy 1993;39:404-5